Treasure Island

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

(18 July 1933 / Zima Junction, Siberia)

Poems of Yevgeny Yevtushenko

1. A Meeting in Copenhagen 8/18/2007
2. Again, A Meeting 8/15/2007
3. Alder Catkin 8/15/2007
4. Antedeluvian 8/17/2007
5. Assignation 8/17/2007
6. Babii Yar 8/17/2007
7. Ballad About Drinking 8/17/2007
8. Ballad About False Beacons 8/17/2007
9. Being Late 8/17/2007
10. Birthday 8/17/2007
11. Black Bandillera 8/17/2007
12. Boots 8/17/2007
13. Breaking Up 8/17/2007
14. Career 8/17/2007
15. Colours 8/17/2007
16. Conversation with an American Writer 8/17/2007
17. Disbelief In Yourself is Indispensable 8/17/2007
18. Don't Disappear 8/17/2007
19. Dwarf Birches 8/17/2007
20. Eight Year Old Poet 8/17/2007

Antedeluvian

The woman walked past Execution Block
on Red Square
carrying rolls of toilet paper,
twenty at least,
not in her arms,
but on twine hanging from her neck.
These are the necklaces of Mother Russia today!
And this woman-
my God! -was almost proud,

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