11 Untranslatable Words from Other Languages

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Yesterday I fell from your good graces and today I fell back into you. Long live the servant, I am to my insolent flux. I cling to you: the energy you give, I need to live. – December 5, 2011

drive to change

The other night I was driving along a winding road; beside and below me was the steely ocean. It was late at night, and there was faint light on the road, intermittent gaps of it. There was a gentle gust blowing remnant autumnal leaves about, but overall – stillness. It was the kind of evening…

low

bedtime lullaby to sadness, to let myself sleep forget full of faces I can’t see you without my glasses no, I can’t see clearly… where are you in this misty chaos, of our past and the present and my future?   I am divest of you I am divest of all I just might fall…

can you climax?

I’ve been wondering why I don’t reach climax in dreaming. Another way to word it is failing to come to the end, the conclusion of sorts; I feel like it’s a common experience… You try to sprint, but you can only jog – sluggishly. {Surely by now you should have been caught by the knife-wielding…

family & I

a song and an ode never want to go to sleep never want to close my eyes never want to wake and see I’ve got no feeling in my thighs / hope i’ll see you one day i’ll be by your side we’ll look out at the ocean we’ll hear the seagulls cry / i’ll…