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Two Poems

By Ruth Padel

The Emerald Tablet

for Alberto Manguel and Craig Stephenson

This is to do with lostness
     with believing that the truth
is buried in some special place
     difficult to find

and some hero of ancient wisdom
Moses       Borges       Gandalf
that stern but kind

Hernán Díaz

The Wife of the Lion

By Hernán Díaz

Martha Malini’s death from respiratory failure was mentioned in several newspapers around the world. Her unique appearance—white hair down to the waist, ivory saris and suits, downcast eyes that seemed…

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Legna Rodriguez Iglesias

Legna Rodríguez Iglesias

Legna Rodríguez Iglesias (Camagüey, 1984) is a poet, prose writer, and playwright. She has four books of poetry, the latest being Hilo + Hilo (2015). She has received the Julio…

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February 2018

Announcing the 2018-20 KR Fellows, the winner of the 2017 Grodd Poetry Prize, and more!

January 2018

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