This is an English translation of my poem “Αδηφάγος” that I posted on my blog, in the Greek poems category. Even though it’s hard for me to translate poems from Greek to English, I hope that I did a good work and that all the meaning and the essence of my original poem was properly portrayed. Thank you all so much for the support, and most of all for caring enough to motivate me to start translating my Greek poems. Enjoy and stay safe!
I come undone, my love, into the madness of fleeing I spread across the spine and the Reaper awaits All that ever was smother luminous images, inside of me the void dancing on your thread The claws nailed inside, my dead flesh The sweet “I love you” that left too soon I’m looking for you in dark dreams and “together” seems like false truth the night comes again sucking the marrow I come undone my love, in the mercy of the fall;