Anthology of Neohellenic Poetry/translated by Manolis Aligizakis

Posted: June 6, 2017 by vequinox in Literature

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PHAIDON THEOFILOU’S

 

ΣΤΗ ΘΕΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΤΣΕΠΗΣ

 

Άνοιξα ένα μικρό παράθυρο στο στήθος

εκεί που είναι η τσέπη του πουκαμίσου

να δραπετεύσω

όταν η θλίψη το επιτρέπει

 

 

BY THE POCKET

 

I open a small window on my chest

where the shirt pocket is located

to escape

when sorrow allows it

 

 

ANTHOLOGY of  NEOHELLENIC POETRY, translated by Manolis Aligizakis, Ekstasis Editions, Victoria, BC, 2017

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