Biography of Nicolas GRENIER
Nicolas Grenier is french poet.
He's one of major poets of the young generation in France and in the francophone culture. He is a significant figure of japanese poems in France with haiku and tanka.
He has published in fifty french and international reviews and is translated into fifteen languages (prestigious Tower Journal) .
Picture by Bertrand Naivin, ©.
Nicolas GRENIER's Works:
Quant à Saint-Germain-des-Prés, trente et un tanka sur la main d'après, preface by Jean Orizet, Paul Eluard Prize 2011.
Nicolas GRENIER Poems
A FATHER IS THE SOURCE OF PARADISE
your father his father her father its father
my poem is your poem my poem is yours my poem is mine your poem is mine
Good Morning Haiku
light as a feather secret as a hieroglyph my spirit gets lost
to boris johnson, mayor. along London low down
LUCY VINES A LIFE WITH YVES BONNEFOY
A L.R. lucy al 288-1
HAPPINESS IS A SAD SONG
to jean-michel jarre caress is a sad song blindness is a sad song
RED BULL ENERGY POETRY DRINK
Red full Red pull Red wool
To Richard Wright's Haiku
in the water right a knight a religious rite and a yellow light
I. ibis ibiza iris iridescent
FIRST AND LAST HAIKU FOR COCA COLA
To John Pemberton. In the back of your mouth Orange lemon and vanilla
Turning To The Cool Snow Moon
in my skinny jeans i walk on a dead-end street looking for a cloud
JEAN VENTURINI, GREAT FRENCH POET.
Short life For the poet Born in Nabeul
HAIKU OF AN AMERICAN IMMIGRANT
living in exile for longer than forever in a public place
LOUIS XVI OF FRANCE
louis sixteenth of france louis sixteenth of franc louis sixteenth of fran louis sixteenth of fra
L FOR LOVE'S HAIKU
Open the window
Look at horizon and sun
It's the dawn of love.
Ouvre la fenêtre
Vois l'horizon et le ciel
C'est l'aube de l'amour.
Translation by the author.