the snow is falling
a soft white numbness descends
settles  over me

R. Laban


J Cosmo Newbery said...

Very evocative.

But nothing a log fire and a pint of mulled wine wont fix!

rdl said...

J cosmo - too lazy for the fire. but regualr wine & an electric blanket works too.

sandy said...


Ana said...

Lovely photo and the haiku captures it quite well,

Thank you for visitintg my blog. I will try to create a new label so I can link all translations together. Until then you may find them under "Romanian"
Another good resource for translated Romanian poetry is: