Etheridge Knight

(1931 - 1991 / Mississippi)

Vigo County - Poem by Etheridge Knight

Beyond the brown hill
Above the silent cedars,
Blackbirds flee the April rains.


Comments about Vigo County by Etheridge Knight

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/18/2016 7:28:00 AM)


    Great Imagery, nice poem.....10 (Report) Reply

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  • Fabrizio Frosini Fabrizio Frosini (11/10/2015 4:48:00 PM)


    '' Beyond the brown hill
    Above the silent cedars,
    Blackbirds flee the April rains. ''

    - - AN ITALIAN TRANSLATION:

    '' Oltre la bruna collina
    Alti, sopra i cedri silenziosi,
    Merli fuggono le piogge di aprile. '' (Report) Reply

  • Palas Kumar Ray Palas Kumar Ray (5/3/2014 11:55:00 AM)


    Such a sad picture you have painted dear poet. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 7, 2010



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