From the Pocket of a Dream


I had a dream, which was not all a dream. The bright sun was extinguish’d, and the stars Did wander darkling in the eternal space, Rayless, and pathless, and the … Continue reading

May 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

To The Boy

Today I wish to present a young poetess by the name Ivana, who originally write in Croatian.  This is the first English translation of her poetry and…. the feedback is … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Haunted Ghost

I become a sob facing your words those waves of your soul wash me away to this deep sea of self where we are mirrors and mirrored in mystery I become a … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · 5 Comments

You Whose Hands Are More Innocent Than Mine

Presenting Vesna Parun, Croatian poetess  (1922-2010) With her very first poetry collection “Black Olive”   in 1955,  love was the primary subject of her poems. Image by Enjoy… ***   … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · 7 Comments

Life Is Not For Amateurs

The reason for this post is the comment of one of my blog friends from the post before.  In her comment on Strindberg’s view of women, Viveka reminded me of … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · 9 Comments

In silence you can’t hide anything … as you can in words

Johan August Strindberg (1849 – 1912) Swedish writer, playwright and artist We Waves We waves, as the cradle of winds to rest! Green cradles, we waves. Wet are we, and … Continue reading

December 23, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Consolation Of The Hair

Meet Antun Gustav Matos (1873-1914) – another one of the Croatian poets, who left a special impact on me during my youth. His first, probbably the best (according to me),  … Continue reading

December 22, 2012 · 3 Comments