Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Rookie (18 July 1933 / Zima Junction, Siberia)

Yevgeny Yevtushenko Poems

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