|On Living by Nazim Hikmet |
Translated by Mutlu Konuk and Randy Blasing
Let's say we're seriously ill, need surgery--
This earth will grow cold,
From Poems of Nazim Hikmet, translated by Randy Blasing and Mutlu Konuk, published by Persea Books. Copyright © 1994 by Randy Blasing and Mutlu Konuk.
Saturday, June 21, 2008
"On Living" by Nazim Hikmet
This morning I was given a poem to read by a friend whom I was very close to at one point in my life. She is a poet herself with very discerning taste. This reflects that as it hits the nail on the head that all of us Cancer Survivors/Patients need to reflect on.