Tu Me Quieres Blanca By Alfonsina Storni

Tu Me Quieres Blanca TU ME QUIERES alba, Me quieres de espumas, Me quieres de nácar. Que sea azucena Sobre todas, casta. De perfume tenue….

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Hombre Pequeñito By Alfonsina Storni

Hombre Pequeñito Hombre pequeñito, hombre pequeñito, suelta a tu canario que quiere volar Yo soy el canario, hombre pequeñito, déjame saltar. Estuve en tu jaula,…

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What Would They Say By Alfonsina Storni

What Would They Say What would the people say, reduced and empty, If one fortuitous day, by some extreme fantasy, I were to dye my…

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Alma Desnuda By Alfonsina Storni

Alma Desnuda SOY un alma desnuda en estos versos, Alma desnuda que angustiada y sola Va dejando sus pétalos dispersos. Alma que puede ser una…

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They’Ve Come By Alfonsina Storni

They’Ve Come Today my mother and sisters came to see me. I had been alone a long time with my poems, my pride . ….

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Animal Cansado By Alfonsina Storni

Animal Cansado Quiero un amor feroz de garra y diente Que me asalte a traición a pleno día Y que sofoque esta soberbia mía este…

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Sweet Torture By Alfonsina Storni

Sweet Torture My melancholy was gold dust in your hands; On your long hands I scattered my life; My sweetnesses remained clutched in your hands;…

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A Madona Poesia (To My Lady Of Poetry) By Alfonsina Storni

A Madona Poesia (To My Lady Of Poetry) AQUI a tus pies lanzada, pecadora, contra tu tierra azul, mi cara oscura, tú, virgen entre ejércitos…

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Sleep Peacefully By Alfonsina Storni

Sleep Peacefully You said the word that enamors My hearing. You already forgot. Good. Sleep peacefully. Your face should Be serene and beautiful at all…

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A Eros (To Eros) By Alfonsina Storni

A Eros (To Eros) HE AQUI que te cacé por el pescuezo a la orilla del mar, mientras movías las flechas de tu aljaba para…

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Siesta By Alfonsina Storni

Siesta SOBRE la tierra seca EI sol quemando cae: Zumban los moscardones Y las grietas se abren… El viento no se mueve. Desde la tierra…

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Little Little Man By Alfonsina Storni

Little Little Man Little little man, little little man, set free your canary that wants to fly. I am that canary, little little man, leave…

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My Sister By Alfonsina Storni

My Sister It’s ten o’clock at night; in the room in semidarkness My sister is asleep, hands on her chest; Her face is very white…

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I Am Going To Sleep By Alfonsina Storni

I Am Going To Sleep Teeth of flowers, hairnet of dew, hands of herbs, you, perfect wet nurse, prepare the earthly sheets for me and…

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Lighthouse In The Night By Alfonsina Storni

Lighthouse In The Night The sky a black sphere, the sea a black disk. The lighthouse opens its solar fan on the coast. Spinning endlessly…

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Parasites By Alfonsina Storni

Parasites I never thought that God had any form. Absoute the life; and absolute the norm. Never eyes: God sees with the stars. Never hands:…

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