bft türkiyebft yetkili servisbosch servisiariston servisibeşiktaş bosch servisişişli bosch servisigöktürk bosch servisieyüp bosch servisikağıthane bosch servisiataşehir bosch servisibakırköy bosch servisibaşakşehir arçelik servisimetin2 pvp serverler
     
The Good Names Print
Written by Nikitas Magel   

In the store aisles,
I sample the names
holding them in my mouth,
swishing them through my teeth,
and although I know
I should be careful
about trying too many,
sometimes I can't help myself,
and I taste label after label
until I become flushed
by the soft round vowels,
the firm crisp consonants,
the spice of my accents and umlauts,
my tongue becoming thick
from words around the world.

I savor the sound of places
I've been or want to go.
Tuscany and Tumbarumba.
Carneros and Coonawara,
Closing my eyes,
I imagine the vineyards,
the hills and waters,
trees and stones,
the suns and rains and fogs,
until a voice comes
across the landscape
asking with concern
Is there something
I can help you with?

In the middle of the night,
I repeat the good names
Emilion, Languedoc, Montrachet,
Penedès, Alentejo, Rheingau,
whispering them into the dark
as if they're lovers
or prayers for lovers.

— Joe Mills