Sunday, October 29, 2017

Thought for the Day

If you never ever close your eyes, you won't grow.
~ Yannis Ritsos

Monochord #88, Quoted from Yannis Ritsos, Monochords (Tavern Books, 2017), Trans. Paul Merchant, p. 24 (This wonderful book of 336 one-line poems is in both Greek and English.)

Yannis Ritsos (1909-1990), Greek Poet

Paul Merchant, Poet and Editor/Translator

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