Pain 7

Bruder des Todes,

in welcher Verkleidung

kommst du diesmal daher?

In Pelz gekleidet

plusterst du dich auf

mit jedem Schritt.



Brother oft the death,

in which masque

you come along this time?

Dressed in fur,

you puff yourself up 

by every step.


Peter Josef Maria Schneider 

poem 2018

On the Styx

body in a boat of branches

photography, reworked