(The following is the final in a series of five poems I am posting from The New Russian Poets: 1953 to 1966: An Anthology, selected, edited, and translated by George Reavey. I am also including my original photography with the posts. This is the second poem by Bella Akhmadulina. For more information on this poet, […]
(Note: The following post was made previous to my conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy.) This post is in honor of Our Sorrowful Mother, whose feast is observed both September 15th as well as the Friday before Good Friday.