The clock is inexorable. What (random) memories do we keep?
Luxembourg, 1979 – from the pen and perspective of an Australasian poet, in English & auf Deutsch.
If you still haven’t had the chance to encounter C.P. Cavafy during your literary adventures, maybe you will be happy to let this lighthouse of Alexandria guide you through centuries of Greek history – and timeless insights into the human condition.
What’s your “ideal bench”?
“I wanted to change the political situation with the infinitesimal fraction of my own participation, so I joined the Ukrainian volunteer movement. At the front line, I found friends and kindred spirits. My feelings for them poured into poetry.”
So Proust takes me into his crystal ball of the past / Or is it a magnifying glass?