Tomas Tranströmer

(15 April 1931 / Stockholm)

Poems of Tomas Tranströmer

1. After a Death 10/7/2011
2. National Insecurity 10/7/2011
3. November in the Former DDR 10/7/2011
4. Outskirts 10/7/2011
5. The Couple 12/23/2011
6. The Indoors is Endless 10/7/2011

The Indoors is Endless

It’s spring in 1827, Beethoven
hoists his death-mask and sails off.

The grindstones are turning in Europe’s windmills.
The wild geese are flying northwards.

Here is the north, here is Stockholm
swimming palaces and hovels.

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