Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Rookie (18 July 1933 / Zima Junction, Siberia)

Yevgeny Yevtushenko Poems

1. Humor 8/17/2007
2. Colours 8/17/2007
3. Irony 8/18/2007
4. Breaking Up 8/17/2007
5. People 8/18/2007
6. Career 8/17/2007
7. Conversation with an American Writer 8/17/2007
8. Alder Catkin 8/15/2007
9. Don't Disappear 8/17/2007
10. Lies 8/18/2007
11. Dwarf Birches 8/17/2007
12. Envy 8/17/2007
13. Being Late 8/17/2007
14. Boots 8/17/2007
15. Ballad About Drinking 8/17/2007
16. Birthday 8/17/2007
17. The Torments Of Conscience 8/18/2007
18. Babii Yar 8/17/2007
19. I Would Like 8/17/2007
20. A Meeting in Copenhagen 8/18/2007

Antedeluvian

The woman walked past Execution Block
on Red Square
carrying rolls of toilet paper,
twenty at least,
not in her arms,
but on twine hanging from her neck.
These are the necklaces of Mother Russia today!
And this woman-
my God! -was almost proud,

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