OMENS – Poem by Alicia Minjarez Ramírez / Translated by: Alaric Gutiérrez

 
Poem by Alicia Minjarez Ramírez
 
 
OMENS
 
Words predict
Liquid dawns
Dismembering
Your breath.
Faceless tears
Intercepting a wind
Of circumspect aphorisms,
Sparrows in flight.
 
Scoped sign upon
The pearls of your laugh,
Ambiguous illusions
I drown in your pipe dream.
 
Match up utopia
The memory of days,
Intolerable prose
In the fire of my blood.
 
Comets watching us
Conspiring over shadows
Of a present past,
Lost and found
Waterfalls in your forest,
Moon spells,
Fallen spells,
Omens
From your pen.
 
Translated by: Alaric Gutiérrez

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s