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Guy Goffette

July/Aug 2019

The Farewell

By Guy Goffette

You might be able to grab the sea by the hair and shake it like an old carpet, put a whole forest to sleep just by looking it straight in […]

July/Aug 2019

The Date

By Guy Goffette

What is it that’s still keeping you here in the damp air and in the wind scowling at the lilacs. Is it the house where in the shadows you once […]

Fall 2004

To Cavafy

By Guy Goffette, translated by Marilyn Hacker

                                                       From French.   Such impatience, and for what, if tomorrow is only a little boat with no sail or oars, a bridge over nothing? Think of the old man of […]