Poems by Taylor Dibbert

    House of Cards Getting married Too quickly Means building A life inside A house of cards And then everything Falls apart And things burst Into flames And he hopes That he'll Always remember The...

Public Body – By Mariela Cordero

  Translation by Aaron Devine   I don’t inhabit a country; I inhabit a body —broken— meekly unfurling over voracious ruins and breathing the smoke of burnt days. I don’t inhabit a...

Poems By Elza Neelima Mathew

    The Cellar of Forgetfulness It seems I don’t have the cellar of forgetfulness… He who gauged it right for the sky, for the earth, and may be...

Bamboo – A Poem by Sumana Roy

  Bamboo We like things without bones. We like things that dissolve inside our mouths the way life seems to have dissolved into this world. For death might not...

Poems by Merin Manjooran

  Translated from the Malayalam by Ra Sh (Ravi Shanker)   Rule Octagonal land; Olive trees grow thick on the borders! Triangular lake with daffodils hedging it! An octagonal...

Poems by Charlie Brice

  The Future Past We strolled along a clay path in Frick Park where leaves fell like heroes’ confetti and where our past rambled toward us from...

Three Poems by Ragila Saji

  Translated from Malayalam by Ra Sh   Two breasts that came out of the woods Two breasts come out of the woods to enter your dream. You are...

Poems by Ana Nikvul

  Translated by Danijela Trajković   Apricot When you come back from lunch honey come to see apricot has blossomed my father planted it when I was a kid thunder halved it once but...

“Cityscapes” – Tanka by Gabriel Rosenstock

  Gabriel Rosenstock’s Tanka Series – 6   1. Jodhpur   freedom fighters, beloved did they fight for polluters exchanging              sweet nothings on small screens    ...

Malayalam Poetry : Anwar Ali’s Poems

  Malayalam Poetry in Translation – 9 Translated by Aditya Shankar (Translator’s Note: The finest of contemporary Malayalam poetry represents the latest poetic sensibility that is on view...

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