Irina & Silviu

Helen

Irina & Silviu
Helen
My Child My Almond Eye
Do not be afraid

I too am afraid

Everyone in turn steps out
into his yard
eyes pierced for a moment, seeing
— Rake Liehu, from Skorpionin sydän (The Scorpion’s Heart), 1997. Translated from the Finnish by Anselm Hollo.