translated by Yannis Goumas


Two familiar strangers were we,
who met one night
in a bar,
and afterwards
we got to know each other
in bed,
having hurriedly taken off our clothes
and throwing them down on the floor
just anyhow.
Next day when I woke up
I already missed you.

        Kafes kai tsigara, Fildissi Publications, Athens, 2013