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If You Forget Me

Pablo Neruda

I want you to know
one thing.

You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch…

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Poem of the Day - As One Listens To The Rain

Listen to me as one listens to the rain,
not attentive, not distracted,
light footsteps, thin drizzle,
water that is air, air that is time, 300 more words

Collected Verse of Edgar A. Guest

I recently received a wonderful graduation gift – a book of poetry which will be perfect for my classroom and good for my soul. Collected Verse of Edgar A. 244 more words

Weekly Blogs



– a poem by Serbian poet Desanka Maksimovic {1898 -1993}

– translated by me

Please, don’t come any closer
Only from afar I wish to love your eyes… 181 more words


Poem of the Day - Dover Beach

The sea is calm tonight.

The tide is full, the moon lies fair

Upon the straits; on the French coast the light

Gleams and is gone; the cliffs of England stand, 230 more words

Stars on High

Stars on High

– a poem by Croatian poet Augustin – Tin Ujevic {1891-1955}

– translated by me

He loves no less who’s a silent soul, 85 more words


Favorite poems III: A very precious time

A Very Precious Time

– By Gil Scott-Heron

Was there a touch of spring?
Did she have a pink dress on?
And when she smiled, her shyest smile… 127 more words