Year of the Rat 2020

An Origin of the Chinese Zodiac Signs Poem

Every Lunar New Year the Zodiac sign changes from one animal to the next within a twelve year cycle. 2019 had been blessed by the Pig, while 2020 is annointed to be the Year of the Rat. The Rat is the first animal in the cycle, followed by the Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Pig. But who chose, which … Continue reading An Origin of the Chinese Zodiac Signs Poem

A Pacaya Volcano Hike Poem

Some people climb mountains stay active in their lives. But what if the mountain that you are climbing is active too? I don’t mean Taiwan’s Taroko Gorge active, where bolder just roll beside you. I am talking active volcano! Pacaya Volcano Hike By Gregor   South of Guatemala City, the capital of the nation, Lays a volcano restlessly since the 1965’s desolation. Mighty Volcán de … Continue reading A Pacaya Volcano Hike Poem

A Travelling is Life Poem

There are too many wonders to see, too many people to meet, too many tastes to try and too many stories to hear. Travelling broadens one’s personal horizon and embraces personal growth. But what happens, when your life depends on it? Travelling is Life By Gregor After hard labour, a child was born in spring. The boy was healthy, but fate drew an evil string. … Continue reading A Travelling is Life Poem

A Friendship Poem (1/5)

Some say, that some friends are like family. The beauty of friendship, however, is, that friends can always leave, but decide to stay. Floating on the ever-lasting sea that is called life Your sole identity is divided into roles, counting at least five. Each of them is requiring individual poetic attention. Thus, I will do a series of five, for easier comprehension. Starting with the … Continue reading A Friendship Poem (1/5)

A Chinese New Year’s Origin Poem

For years, the monster NIAN had been terrorizing the poor villagers. But with the appearance of a mysterious stranger, the tidings seem to change. Watchmen: „Villagers, come! Pack your stuff! Forget the weapons, the beast is too tough. The only way for you to survive Is to take your kids and your wife. And make haste before the night, When the monster Nian, in all … Continue reading A Chinese New Year’s Origin Poem