Antonio Machado

Lord, You Tore From Me By Antonio Machado

Lord, You Tore From Me By Antonio Machado

Lord, You Tore from Me by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish Lord, you tore from me what I loved most. Listen again, my God, to my heart’s cry: Your will was done, Lord, not mine. Lord, my heart and the sea are already alone. Hits: 10 »

Hope Says By Antonio Machado

Hope Says By Antonio Machado

Hope says by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish Hope says: One day you will see her, if you wait well. Says despair: She is only your bitterness. Beat, my heart… Not all has been swallowed by the earth. Hits: 2 »

Siesta By Antonio Machado

Siesta By Antonio Machado

Siesta by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish In Memory of Abel Martin While the fish of fire traces its curve, near the cypress beneath the supreme blue, and the blind child flies in the white stone, and in the elm the ivory couplet of the green cicada beats... »

Last Night, As I Was Sleeping [Bly] By Antonio Machado

Last Night, As I Was Sleeping [Bly] By Antonio Machado

Last night, as I was sleeping [Bly] by Antonio Machado English version by Robert Bly Original Language Spanish Last night, as I was sleeping, I dreamt — marvelous error!— that a spring was breaking out in my heart. I said: Along which secret aqueduct, Oh water, are you coming to me, water of a... »

I Dreamt You Took Me By Antonio Machado

I Dreamt You Took Me By Antonio Machado

I dreamt you took me by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish I dreamt you took me up a white lane through the heart of the green field toward the blue of the high mountains, toward the blue peaks, one still morning. I felt your hand in mine, your perfect match... »

Proverbs And Songs By Antonio Machado

Proverbs And Songs By Antonio Machado

Proverbs and Songs by Antonio Machado English version by Robert Bly Original Language Spanish Dedicated to Jose Ortega y Gasset I The eye you see is not an eye because you see it; it is an eye because it sees you. II To talk with someone, ask a question first, then — listen. III Narcissism is ... »

Autumn Daybreak By Antonio Machado

Autumn Daybreak By Antonio Machado

Autumn Daybreak by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish A long roadway between the gray crags of rock and some humble meadow where black bulls graze. Blackberries, weeds, field roses. The earth is wet with dewdrops and the poplars turn golden, along the riverb... »

The Waterwheel By Antonio Machado

The Waterwheel By Antonio Machado

The Waterwheel by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish Evening fell sad and dusty. The water was singing its rustic verse in the pockets of the weary water wheel. The mule was dreaming — poor old mule! — to the rhythm of shadows drowsing in the wat... »

Songs By Antonio Machado

Songs By Antonio Machado

Songs by Antonio Machado English version by Ivan M. Granger Original Language Spanish I Against the flowering mountain, the wide sea surges. The comb of my honeybees has gathered grains of salt. II Against the black water. Scent of sea and jasmine. Malaga night. III Spring has come. No one knows wha... »