Walid Khazindar Translation "Distant Light"
by Walid Khazindar
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch
winter clings to the naked trees.
If only you would free
the bright sparrows
from your fingertips
and release a smile—that shy, tentative smile—
Friday, May 29, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: winter,autumn,birds,fire,light,shade,translation,trees,arab spring,smile