Haitian Night

Dan Corjescu

My eyes are
a serviette
for millipedes
As my breath
metronomes
the slow sedimentation
of leaves
I rush to hit a bus
with my body
and hear the rejoicing
of black drivers
under the strong heavy quilt
of a Haitian night


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About the Work

Dan Corjescu

Dan Corjescu is a Romanian-Brazilian poet living in Sofia, Bulgaria who writes verse in English as well as in other languages. He teaches Business English and translates when he can. He was published, many years ago, in an anthology entitled Thank You, Gorbachev!

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