Treasure Island

Hayyim Nahman Bialik

(9 January 1873 – 4 July 1934 / Radi, Volhynia)

Poems of Hayyim Nahman Bialik

1. A Long Bough 4/7/2010
2. A Twig Alighted 4/7/2010
3. After My Death 4/7/2010
4. Alone 4/7/2010
5. I Didn’t Win Light In A Windfall 4/7/2010
6. In The City Of Slaughter (excerpt) 4/7/2010
7. On A Summer’s Day 4/7/2010
8. On The Slaughter 4/7/2010
9. One, Two 4/7/2010
10. Return 4/7/2010
11. Sabbath Queen 4/7/2010
12. Should You Wish To Know The Source 4/7/2010
13. Summer is dying 1/1/2004
14. Take Me Under Your Wing 4/7/2010
15. The Old Acacia Tree 4/7/2010

Alone

Wind blew, light drew them all.
New songs revive their mornings.
Only I, small bird, am forsaken
under the Shekhina’s wing.

Alone. I remain alone.
The Shekhina’s broken wing
trembled over my head. My heart knew hers:
her fear for her only son.

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