Poems in translation at And Other Poems

Poems in Translation from the archives which you might enjoy.   Alvin Pang – (untitled haiku in Chinese and English) and other poems   ‘Monsoon’ by Andrew F Giles after Neruda   ‘Ghazal’ after Agha Shahid Ali by Aviva Dautch   Federico García Lorca – Ian Duhig – Carlos López Beltrán & Pedro Serrano – an adventure in translation! Spanish – English – Spanish   … Continue reading Poems in translation at And Other Poems

‘Ballad of the Moon, Moon’ by David Morley

  Ballad of the Moon, Moon El aire la vela, vela. El aire la está velando. after Lorca   A pettelengra boy whacks petalos on his anvil.      The moon slides into his smithy, bright as a borì. The boy can not stop himself staring. The moon      releases her arms in flames of flamenco, her sweet dress slipping from one shoulder.      ‘Nash nash, … Continue reading ‘Ballad of the Moon, Moon’ by David Morley