Poems not in Wiersze Wybrane. Pages from Dziela 1-2
Halina Poświatowska (English translations + Polish originals):

 

 



Halina Poswiatowska canon in translation.  Dziela I 232. / DZIELA 1-2
(poems not in _Wiersze Wybrane_ (Selected Poems), Jan Zych ed. / DRAFT2)

		untitled (***leaning on the railing)
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		leaning on the railing
		he was so handsome
		that I went to bed with him

		diminutive stars shone
		in the sky

		the moon was waxing
		portside

		in a cabin below the deck
		the sailors were drinking

		upon the huge ocean
		the ship remained alone

		        Halina Poswiatowska d. 11 October 1967
		        translated from the Polish
		        by Marek Lugowski marek@enteract.com
		        28 January 2004 Chicago, Illinois


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		oparty o pore/cz
		byl/ taki l/adny
		z/e poszl/am z nim do l/o/z/ka

		na niebie
		s/wiecil/y drobne gwiazdy

		ksie/z/yc wschodzil/
		nad lewa/ burta/

		w kajucie pod pokl/adem
		pili marynarze

		na ogromnym oceanie
		okre/t byl/ sam

			published in "Wspo/l/czesnos/c/" 1962 number 24

source:
Halina Poswiatowska, _Dziela, Poezja 1 and 2_ (_The Works, Poetry 1 and 2_),
Wydawnictwo Literackie, Krakow: 1997.  Source language: Polish.

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        Copyright by Teresa M. Pore/bska and Zbigniew Myga
        Copyright by Wydawnictwo Literackie, Krako/w 1997

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