Gabriela Mistral

(7 April 1889 – 10 January 1957 / Vicuna)

Poems of Gabriela Mistral

1. Anniversary 4/12/2010
2. Creed 4/12/2010
3. Death Sonnet I 4/12/2010
4. Decalogue Of The Artist 4/12/2010
5. Dusk 4/12/2010
6. I am Not Alone 4/12/2010
7. Pine Forest 1/13/2003
8. Song of Death 4/3/2012
9. The Alpaca 4/3/2012
10. The Lark 4/3/2012
11. The Rose 4/3/2012
12. The Sad Mother 1/13/2003
13. The Shining Host 4/12/2010
14. The Stranger (La Extranjera) 4/12/2010
15. Those Who Do Not Dance 4/12/2010
16. Tiny Feet 4/12/2010
17. To See Him Again 1/13/2003

The Sad Mother

Sleep, sleep, my beloved,
without worry, without fear,
although my soul does not sleep,
although I do not rest.

Sleep, sleep, and in the night
may your whispers be softer
than a leaf of grass,
or the silken fleece of lambs.

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