Nicanor Parra

(September 5, 1914 / Chillán)

Nicanor Parra Poems

1. Acacias 12/8/2011
2. Warnings 12/8/2011
3. Chronos 1/3/2003
4. The Trap 1/3/2003
5. The Last Toast 1/3/2003
6. I Take Back Everything I’ve Said 12/8/2011
7. Young Poets 1/3/2003
Best Poem of Nicanor Parra

Young Poets

Write as you will
In whatever style you like
Too much blood has run under the bridge
To go on believing
That only one road is right.

In poetry everything is permitted.

With only this condition of course,
You have to improve the blank page.

(trans. by Miller Williams)

Read the full of Young Poets
[Report Error]