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…

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…

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:…

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…

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…