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Marvellous Kiosk

A young father brings his curious child to our kiosk Their smile is my joy


Rag, cup, clear water You live, talk and resonate We mold each other


Hearts and minds in bed pouring milky gratitude your sip gave me warmth

An Union

He put the percolator on the small fire, then poured three fingers of milk in the saucepan and set it on the fire nearby. If only the kitchen was bigger, a better equipped hob wouldn’t have been a bad thing and some more small fires wouldn’t have been either; perhaps with better equipment he wouldn’t have burned the milk anymore. Truth was, anyway, if he had given up the bad habit of doing other things while cooking and had spent a bit more attention to the fires, then those that were already there would have been enough. He realized his kitchen was looking pretty much like his mother’s. How come …


I’ll meet you right here telling your love through kindness with tea and no words

Calm Zero

The air had become colder and was filled with division. Every thought that clouded over the room was slowly detaching and was starting to shrivel up, to parch and to melt. There was no clear direction. The shout of a male voice from the upper floor passed through the ceiling together with the resentful and slightly scared replies of a woman and the noise of her heels, but it was still possible to listen distinctly to the background silence. Silent sounds have different duration and depth; they’re molten together with the matter that produces them: they were born at the same time but they choose to reveal themselves later, at …

Playful friend

The wind spread my shell I get the joke, playful friend Let’s laugh together


猫先生の 心は砂漠 永遠の鮮度 Neko-sensei no kokoro wa sabaku ein no sendo Wisdom of the cat his heart like a desert of eternal freshness



You grow while I stand Tattoos of erased futures Be welcome fierce weeds


Funny pets

My dear emotions Let’s go and walk together Little funny pets