Friday, August 18, 2017

Dorin Popa writes

I act as a figurant in my own existence
even if I did hold you in my arms
much more deeply would I have liked
to hold you
even if the signs
did reveal themselves to me
few did I see
and much fewer
did I understand

I don’t know why I am afraid
and I don’t know why dare not
at ease
the pages of the book
which are

 Figurant CCVI, 2012
Figurant CCVI-- Jan Voss

1 comment:

  1. A figurant is a ballet dancer who performs in groups but has no solo part, or an actor who has no lines (a "spear carrier")


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