Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Los perfumes de primavera

Por ti junto a los jardines recién florecidos me duelen los perfumes de primavera. ~ Pablo Neruda

I love Pablo Neruda, the poetry in Spanish makes me melt.

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1 comment:

Katia Shtefan said...

Wow. Only Neruda could make such a simple phrase so sensually powerful.

If you really like him, check out Red Poppy at www.redpoppy.net/pablo_neruda.php. It's a non-profit set up to create a documentary about Neruda, publish his biography, and translate his works into English. To see our blog on Neruda’s literary activism, go to http://www.redpoppy.net/journal/Pablo_Neruda_Presente.html.