Foundations 3


Buds of transparent capsules

thorny flowering fruits
sterile or inundated vegetation
metamorphosis of rock

populous reign of minerals
large tubular veins
fields of metallic gangs

in repose
the wind pushing or pulling
the movement of ice
and between dusty clouds
rivers that rise

By Juan Liscano
Translated by Ron Rodriguez©2010

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    Andrew J. Sacks says

    Fine and appropriate poetry for our age. Excellent original and excellent translation. Good job, Ron.

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