Octavio Paz

(March 31, 1914 – April 19, 1998 / Mexico City)

Octavio Paz Poems

1. No More Clichés 4/3/2004
2. Between Going and Coming 4/15/2010
3. As One Listens To The Rain 4/15/2010
4. Axis 4/15/2010
5. Across 4/15/2010
6. Last Dawn 4/15/2010
7. Brotherhood 4/15/2010
8. The Street 4/15/2010
9. Touch 4/15/2010
10. The Bridge 4/15/2010
11. Where Without Whom 4/15/2010
12. Piedra de Sol 4/15/2010
13. Spaces 4/15/2010
14. Counterparts 4/15/2010
15. Passage 4/15/2010
16. Summit And Gravity 4/15/2010

Across

I turn the page of the day,
writing what I'm told
by the motion of your eyelashes.

I enter you,
the truthfulness of the dark.
I want proofs of darkness, want
to drink the black wine:
take my eyes and crush them.

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