Bite

Bite
Like the verse not written
that sharpens the senses
the poem bites
desperation.

October 1982

Original text:
Mossec
Com el vers no escrit
que aviva els sentits
mossega el poema
la desesperança.


From: Cel rebel (Rebellious Sky), Proa, 2001 By: Tònia Passola, born on this day in 1952.
Translation: Marga Demmers

Listen to Tònia reciting some poems from this collection on ‘Fonoteca de Poesia’:

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