Yana Djin

Rookie (09/21/1969)

Biography of Yana Djin

Yana Djin poet

Yana Djin (born 1969, in Tbilisi, Georgia) is an American poet.

She lived in Moscow. In 1980, she emigrated to the United States where she studied philosophy and journalism. Yana Djin writes poetry in English. Her first book of poetry 'Bits And Pieces of Conversations' was published in the US in 1994. Her poems in Russian translation were first published in 1997 in the 'Literaturnaya Gazeta' under the heading 'The New Literary Star' followed by the publications in the literary magazines 'Druzhba Narodov' and 'Novy Mir'. In 2000, Yana Djin's book of poetry (in English and Russian) 'Inevitable' was published in Moscow to critical acclaim. In 2003 her third book of poetry 'Realm of Doubts' was published by the OGI publishing house. She wrote a biweekly social-political column 'Letters from America' for the English language Moscow News.

Yana Djin's Works:

Bits And Pieces Of Conversations
Inevitable
Realm Of Doubt
Immortality

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Eternity Haiku

Eternity
is no bliss.
It is a nightmare
where alone,
unknown,
you stand
before the One
who knows it all
knows you whole.
Do not let the soothsayers
comfort you in vain
with tunnells of light,
immortal gain
of transcendent hue.
Eternity
where you
finally reach the point of
You.

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