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Martin McKinsey

Winter 1995

Forgetfulness

By Yannis Ritsos, translated by Martin McKinsey

Translated from modern Greek  The house with the wooden stairs and the orange trees facing the blue mountain. Country smells gently waft through the room. The two mirrors reflect the […]

Winter 1995

Perhaps

By Yannis Ritsos, translated by Martin McKinsey

           Translated from modern Greek  It’s quiet out tonight. At the window, motionless, the black swan with glittering eyes. The clock has stopped. Your fingers add up to ten. Now that’s […]