Rafael del Castillo (Colombia)

Por: Rafael del Castillo
Traductor: Constante Lardas


A sign

I walk on the battlefield
in the rubble looking for
a trace of life
a word gone astray in the air
the buzzing of a fly

Like a starving animal

  I anxiously scratch the earth
  looking for a piece of life to take to the mouth
  of a sign to savor squatting
  on the stones


Translated by Constante Lardas.



Última actualización: 07/07/2021