The Whole Island: Six Decades of Cuban Poetry
Chispa errante de tus ojos verdes y el sonido de tu tos alegre. Los frascos de fragrance que entreabriste, ahora te hacen salir de ellos como un homúnculo, ente de imagen creado por l. a. evaporación, corteza del árbol donde Adonai huyó del jabalí para alcanzar los angeles resurrección de las estaciones. El frío de tus manos, seventy six José Lez ama Lima UC-Weiss-Text1_CS4.indd seventy six 8/28/09 4:23 PM to pat you at the again in entrance of the replicate. How lousy, you need to have set free a lizard at the trefoil of a teacup.
aromatic residence than the blond beak warbling beside that unprotected mouth? The impure flames streaked forth devouring of their soft leisure the flutes, the hair, the face. fireplace restricted the hoped-for rational endings, stopped the cherished crimson mouths with songs of grief amid the cruel laurels of dusk and the tethers of solitude . . . via the sea-boulders of time the canaries have already began to speak, pretending to whistle throughout the half-open mouth of the burnt virgin. They sing.
degree of his peregrination, which consisted, and nonetheless consists—because the traveller has neither stopped jogging, nor identified weariness nor sleep— of coming and happening foot, steadily, from Lisbon to Warsaw, from Warsaw to Lisbon, whistling the Barcarolle from the stories of Hoffmann. If anyone asks, he explains, as he walks: “Whistling in the dead of night to beat worry is what’s left us. Don’t imagine that I’ve ever allowed myself to be distracted by means of the looks of sunshine: from my earliest.
Caminar en el asedio del castillo alquilado por el demonio. Pero el bosque siempre había estado avanzando hacia el castillo. Un destino pequeñísimo, enviciado por el disfrute de persianas clandestinas, equivale de súbito a l. a. Batalla de San Romano pintada por Uccello como si devolviera los angeles historia endemoniada a las ecuaciones de l. a. tierra. 162 Cintio Vitier UC-Weiss-Text1_CS4.indd 162 8/28/09 4:23 PM eye, blood, stone, son, are looking to pass the restrict in their installations which are smoking.
to call this sort of artwork neobarroco,14 a time period that Lezama and his partners by no means used, yet it’s apt sufficient that it’s develop into the time period of selection, not just, i believe, simply because Lezama had invoked the Baroque masters, but additionally simply because in the back of his perform is the vital metaphor of the Baroque, the neoplatonic concordia discors, concord out of discord. To paraphrase a wide physique of theology, from the obvious chaos of the disjunct phenomena of a second, a existence, the flora and fauna, and all of human.