In the fragrance of the lily of the valley wounds heal

In the fragrance of the lily of the valley wounds heal

W zapachu konwalii goją się rany
(Eng. In the fragrance of the lily of the valley wounds heal)

self-portrait
(May 16, 2013)

inspired by poetry by H. Poświatowska (excerpt)

Polish text Copyright 1989 Wydawnictwo Literackie, Kraków, Poland
Halina Poświatowska, Polish, d. 11 oct 1967.
translation by Marek Lugowski, marek@enteract.com
twice22.org/HalinaFAQ/

W zapachu konwalii goją się rany i otwierają się
szczeliny w ziemi ziejące próżnią bez dna.

In the fragrance of the lily of the valley wounds heal and
the cracks in the earth open gaping in a bottomless void.

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