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Gerd Adloff

Gerd Adloff
Gerd Adloff | Photo: Axel Liebick

Gerd Adloff was born in 1952 in Berlin. After school and army service he worked in a printing house. Then he studied german literature. After his studies he worked in the Institute for History of Literature of the Academy of Sciences of the GDR, later in the literary association Orplid.
He lives in Berlin.


Books (Poems): Fortgang, 1985; Versensporn 4, 2011; Zwischen Geschichte und September Gedichte, 2015; Alles Glück dieser Erde, 2017.

In Connemara

Wir zogen für eine Woche
in ein Haus zwischen Steinen
heizten den Kamin mit Torf
tranken abends viel Whiskey
und stritten uns.
Es ging hoch her.
Ob etwas kaputt ging?
Kein Teller, keine Tasse, kein Glas.

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