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Carlos Enrique Sierra

PROMETEO
Latinoamerican Poetry Magazine
84-85. July 2008.

Carlos Enrique Sierra

(Colombia, 1967)

The shadow of the fish

Deep down my soul
Grumpily roams a dark fish
In good days
Your life hurries to shout on the street
But the uninhabited fish
Needs an instant
To darken the lake
Happiness was a rain
From which we forgot to take shelter
While the shadow of the fish
Struggled with the light of our soul

Translated by Nicolás Suescún

Fredy Amariles

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