Gökyüzünün güneşin oyununa gelip de binbir türlü hal alması gibi Senin hayatıma saçtığın ışık. Senine aydınlandım, seninle renklendim. Fakat bir kelebeğin ömrü gibi kısaydı ömrümüz. Bana verdiğin renklerin sonsuzluğuna inanmıştım; ne zaman hayatın bitivericeğini bilmemek böyle olsa gerek. Biliyor muydun yoksa sen, beni öyle uzaktan kanatırken sonumuzun geldiğini? Bana gel dedin, gel burası daha aydınlık.… Continue reading 050817
A hasty smile In the subwayTrains passingPeople runningYou and your hasty smile A look that you gave meYour eyes looking through meThey don’t see meYou don’t see meYou don’t smile It is in the hastiness of this cityIt is in the broken heart of mineIt is in the empty look in your eyes And it… Continue reading 28/02/17
As I am writing these words and as you are reading them one after the other, perhaps you wish that you could control them. Perhaps you wish the usage of other words or of a different intention. What you don’t think about is that you actually do control them, not right now as you are… Continue reading Not every poem I write is about you
Your absence is like a sore throat, you are always on the back of my mind, I get used to it but it still hurts. It is like the trembling of a jaw before the fall of the first tear drop, I fool myself into thinking that I am strong without you. And it is… Continue reading 06/02/17
You said that you did not like the birthmarks on your body, but you did not know how they reminded me of stars. You said that you could stay with me and stare into my eyes for hours, but I did not know what you saw in my pitch black eyes Maybe the stars on… Continue reading 30/01/17
Gözlerin bir çift yıldız olup gecemi aydınlatsın Gözlerim uykuya dalmak üzere kapandığında ise onlar yine benimle kalsın Ve bana elini uzat, nereye gidersem gideyim benden vazgeçme Ay ol sevgilim, ve bana elini uzat.
You are back again, with another heartache. Nothing is new. It’s night time but you are too afraid to put your phone away and try to sleep. You swear to God to never fall in love anymore, that this is the last heartache you are having. You recall how you made it through your previous… Continue reading 17/11/16 00:04