Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Interrogation


Has the light 
done you any injury?

Does the light
ever take you away?

Is it always
the same light?

Guillevic - Selected Poems translated by Denise Levertov

Vertigo by Gabriela Popa

Monday, May 20, 2019

Guillevic



Et toute langues
Est étrangère


Art poétique - Guillevic





Kafka's House has got a friend

Pleasantly surprised to see Kafka's House purchased along with M. Sebastian's book. 

Sebastian lived through both World Wars - and died in 1945, killed by a truck.

He wasn't even  40.   Born Iosif Mendel Hechter.  







Monday, July 2, 2018

"Identity" drawing selected in New England Review




Identity", my visual conversation about the many styles of our selves, has been selected by New England Review as a visual companion for a piece of fiction by the Russian writer Alla Gorbunova.








Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Sorescu



My latest poem.  English version in progress.


Sorescu (for the English audience) is one of the most extraordinary Romanian poets.  For a quick guide: Sorescu on the Poetry Foundation






A poem is an act of persuasion - Kooser


"...a few poems that will endure..."

Interrogation

Has the light  done you any injury? Does the light ever take you away? Is it always the same light? Guillevic - Selected Poems  t...