Poems by Roberto Marzano

DOWNHILLS Who knows where they carry?If sooner or later they go back upAnd surprising themselves behindThey silently come down againIn a ride that never ends? What’s certain is that they always bringTo the sea or else to the plainLet the freediving cyclists breathe a littleAnd steal the balls very cruellyTo some unwary children not much cunning. CLOSED BARS Bars closed […]

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Poems of CHARLES PIERRE BAUDELAIRE, TRNASLATED BY PETER O’ NEILL

LXXXVI. – LANDSCAPE translation of LXXXVI. – PAYSAGE In order to compose chastely my eclogues, I wantTo sleep under the sky, like the astrologers,And, under the bells, dreamUpon the solemn hymns transported on the winds. Up in the attic, with both hands under my chin, Where I’d see in the atelier those who’d sing and talk ;The pipes, the bells, […]

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Poems by JUAN.C.TAJES

SPINOZA Baruch abolished eternity,There is nothing beyond the visible.Nature and being are infiniteAnd the being is what it was before death. If we see ourselves with the eyes of the mind,Time exists, while memory lasts;Desire makes us unhappyTradition breeds sadness. You know you Know. Pure conscience.Structured essence. Just action.Idea of ​​the idea. MathematicsOf thought, free from dogmas. Light of intuition […]

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RUI ZINK INTERVIEWED BY RITA RAY ON FEBRUARY 2 & 3, 2015 AT JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY, NEW DELHI – PART 1

Portuguese writer Rui Zink was born on June 16, 1961. “Writes books, gives lectures, i magines  things.” – Rui Zink in his own description. He continues to write one story after another, novels, plays, graphic novel and much more. His language has become beyond its own boundaries. The structure of his written text also goes beyond conventional grammar. A different […]

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মারিয়ানেলা (পর্ব ১৬)

বেনিতো পেরেস গালদোস (১৮৪৩—১৯২০)    স্পেনের সর্বশ্রেষ্ঠ কথাশিল্পীদের পাশে একইসঙ্গে উচ্চারিত হয় বেনিতো পেরেস গালদোসের নাম।ঊনবিংশ শতাব্দীর শ্রেষ্ঠ ঔপন্যাসিক তিনি।তাঁর অন্যতম উপন্যাসের মধ্যে উল্লেখযোগ্য হল ‘ফোরতুনাতা এবং হাসিন্তা’,’জাতীয় ঘটনাক্রম’। ‘মারিয়ানেলা’, ‘দন্যা পেরফেক্তা” ইত্যাদি। বেনিতো পেরেস গালদোস জন্মগ্রহণ করেন ১৮৪৩ সালে গ্রেট কানারিয়া দ্বীপপুঞ্জের ‘লাস পালমাস’ নামক সুন্দর এক দ্বীপে।কর্ণেল পিতার মুখে স্পেনের স্বাধীনতা যুদ্ধের গল্প শুনে বড়ো হয়েছেন গালদোস। স্বাভাবিকভাবেই […]

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