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MŁODZIENIEC
Piotr Sommer
Po drodze nie było ani jednej gwiazdy
a ja, nic nie słysząc,...
MA FILLE
Claude Esteban
Ma fille, ma douce
on serait si bien

parmi les coquilles
sans plus voir
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MA KE HUN?
Banira Giri

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MA SAL LAAT WEES
Antjie Krog
dat ek na julle toe terugkom
moeg en sonder herinnering
dat die kombuisdeur oop is
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MAAK MIJN MOEDER
Ramsey Nasr
maak van mijn moeder een sneeuwende tuin om te planten
witte jasmijn en de theeroos wordt
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MAC DONALD’S
Washington Cucurto
¡Gracias Macsito de Pueyrredón y Juan Perón
por bancarme las
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MĂCAR ÎN SOMN POATE
Dumitru Crudu
Când vreau foarte tare să vorbesc cu mama mea Iau autobuzul și cobor într-un mic
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MAD SOULS
Lionel Fogarty
I am a moody Murri
my temper as black as me.
I am a moody Murri
drink and smoke....
MADAMA DE LABIADOS UNIVERSOS
Rafael Patiño
Saborea los humos obtusos del violín
Gemidos de afanado vuelo
Ostenta mi malvado
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MADAME CURIE
Cecilie Løveid
I

Madame Curies
sarkofag er ikke i Inferno
Den står i Paris i et mausoleum...
MADE IN HONDURAS
antoine de kom
met hulp van vicks en vim verklaarden we onszelf tot vergezicht. we werden arabisch
een
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MADE IN THE TROPICS
Vijay Seshadri
Bobby Culture (“full of roots and culture”)
and Ranking Joe (“Man Make You Widdle
Pon
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MADELEINE ALBRIGHT WEARS TWO LAPEL PINS
Jennifer Maiden
Madeleine Albright wears two lapel pins.
Her lapel pins before this were increasing...
MADELIEFIES IN NAMAKWALAND
Ingrid Jonker
Waarom luister ons nog
na de antwoorde van die madeliefies
op die wind op die son...
MADRAS
Arundhathi Subramaniam
I was neither born nor bred here.


But I know this city


of
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MADZIBABA MUHUTAPWA
G.O.D. Obori
Madzibaba muhutapwa
Vepamusika madzimai muchizarira
Vechidiki mudzidziro voremadzwa...
MAGDALENA EN EL RÍO
Miguel Iriarte
En el verano,
Después de largos días de camino
Buscando aguas y hierbas nuevas ...
MAGNA KARISTIA
James Harpur
Lord, your work is now reversed.
No cockcrows spit the bloody dawn
Wheat whispers like
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MAGNIFICAT
Fernando Pessoa
Quando é que passará esta noite interna, o universo,
E eu, a minha alma, terei o meu dia?...
MAGRITTE
Ciaran O’Driscoll
I am a man in a black bowler hat,
showing my back to the world.
If I turn, an apple
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MAJKA NA PUTU IZ JEDNE U DRUGU PROSTORIJU
Andriana Škunca
        U kocki tame svaki put ureže istu crtu teškim hodom koji je
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MAKALAIPAO
Vito Apüshana (Miguel Ángel López)
En Makalaipao la anciana Alasina nos habla junto al café, con la palabra que viene de la calma y
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MAKING LISTS
Imtiaz Dharker
The best way to put
things in order is
to make a list.
The result of this
efficiency is
...
MAKING YOUR OWN ECLIPSE
Medbh McGuckian
The word comes from a Greek word
for ‘abandonment’: we catch an untraceable
fire
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MAKRIS IS FALLEN
Sarah Lindsay
The dog came back,
grinning and smelling of carrion,
and her husband behind it, stride
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MALAM PEMBREDELAN
Joko Pinurbo
Segerombolan pembunuh telah mengepung rumahnya.
Mereka menggigil di bawah hujan yang sejak
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MALAS EPOCAS
Liana Mejía
Ante el espejo
ensayas las mascaras del abandono,
mientras vas cambiando ausencias...
MALAYALAM’S GHAZAL
Jeet Thayil
Listen! Someone’s saying a prayer in Malayalam.
He says there’s no word for
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MALEJĄ SPRZĘTY
Piotr Sommer
rosną dzieci, pewnie na szczęście
czasowniki puchną w oczach albo...
MALGUA DENBORA
Harkaitz Cano
Motelago doa denbora atzerriko hirietan;
horregatik ihesak, horregatik aire konpainia
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MALIGNA ESCRIBE A UN POETA DEL SUR
Giovanny Gómez
Te espero mirando distraído
la mala forma de mi sombra
como si tantos años persistieran
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MALUAYAN
Vito Apüshana (Miguel Ángel López)
Camino a Maluayan nos alcanzó el miedo . . .
lo recibimos: era todo silencio, invisible ...
MAMMA, MAMMA! RYGG SKAL JEG KALLE DEG. STORE BREDE RYGG SKAL JEG KALLE DEG
Gro Dahle
Når jeg våkner, står rommet og venter på meg. Listene, dørstokkene
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MAN
Briceida Cuevas Cob
Man,
a uímoobe kátul chan xch’upalaloob tu báaxal loxoob tan a p’o.
U cheel a páakate
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MAN & DOLPHIN / MENS & DOLFIJN
Hans Faverey
*

Ball; say: ball.

(Bal; zeg: bal).
Je moet ‘bal’
...
MAN IN HET WATER
Erik Lindner
Op de oever staat een ontarmde vrouw
voor de satellietschotel van het theehuis
je stelt
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MAN ON THE DOORSTEP
Macdara Woods
He knocks on my door at night
the howling storm made visible
raves at me like
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MAN WATCHING A WOMAN
Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin
The sound of everything folding into sleep,
A sense of being nowhere at all,
Set him on
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MAND
Geert van Istendael
Van knot gekapt op griend. Geschild. Gekloven.
Gespreid. Geweekt. Door dauw en mist
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MANDELA’S SERMON
Keorapetse Kgositsile
Blessed are the dehumanized
for they have nothing to lose
but their patience

False
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MANDRÁGORA O RAÍZ DEL TIEMPO
Luis Eduardo Rendón
En una sala oscura
ante una vela encendida nos miramos en silencio

y sucede la
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MANGA SHA GWIRAN
Wawn Awng
Htingbu gwi nawng gwi wa gwi ru
Gwi wam, gwi dam yawng hpu,
N-gun dat di wau
Ga-u
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MANGOES
David Brooks
To cut
a mango
one takes a sharp, pointed knife
and slices lengthwise
close to
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MANHATTAN MUNDRAUM ZWEI
Thomas Kling
1

toter trakt, ein algorhythmus-wind.
und alles wie paniert.

in
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MANIER OM EEN HAND TE BEGRAVEN
Sasja Janssen
De melk kookt ochtendgeel over het emaillen pannetje
zijn bodem als jonge zwarte aarde, dat
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MANIPULATION MODIFIES YOUR STRUCTURES
Lionel Fogarty
Verbal communication is what we like
Verbal knowledge is what we like
Reading ability
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MANNEN
Maria Barnas
Ik denk aan de man die ik liefhad.
Heb ik hem lief?
Hoeveel angsten zijn dat?
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MANNEN, VROUWEN
Toon Tellegen
Ik zag mannen, vrouwen die van iemand hielden,
kinderen die van iemand hielden,...
MANUEL JOSÉ
José Luis Díaz Granados
Manuel José, así te decían tus tías y tus amigos.
Yo también te voy a llamar en esa forma ...
MAP
Atsuro Riley
Daddy goes.
Trolling and trawling and crawfishing and crabbing and ...
MAP TO THE STARS
Adrian Matejka
A Schwinn-ride away: Eagledale Plaza. Shopping strip of busted
walkways, crooked parking
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MAP-MAKER
Keki Daruwalla
Perhaps I’ll wake up on some alien shore
In the shimmer of an aluminium dawn,
to find the
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MAPA
Carlos de Oliveira
I

O poeta
[o cartógrafo?]
observa
as suas
ilhas caligráficas
cercadas
por
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MAPPING THE INTERIOR
Eugene O'Connell
Imagine that you had a dishcloth
Bigger than the one mothers put on the bread
To slow
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MAQABANE
Tatamkhulu Afrika
Like gnats after rain,
sudden beetles born
of thunder and storm,
we are the creatures of
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MAQUETTE
Remco Campert
Altijd schijnt stralend de zon
op het plein met sociale woningbouw
winkelcentrum
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MÁQUINA DE TIEMPO
Nicolás Suescún
Ha perdido sus manos el reloj
y el hombre marca el tiempo con las suyas,
siempre girando
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MĂR CU BISCUIȚI
Dan Coman
stau cu mara la geam. e o zi frumoasă de iarnă
şi ninge şi noi mîncăm măr ras cu
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MAR ULCHABHÁN
Gabriel Rosenstock
De dheasca na gcleití snáithíneacha aige
ní chloistear an ceann cait ar a thriall
ní fios cad
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MARALINGA
John Kinsella
Hell is hollow, a gesture in a flat surface lipped in, the curve upturned – no same point if
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MARBHGHIN 1943: GLAOCH AR LIOMBÓ
Derry O’Sullivan
Saolaíodh id bhás thú
is cóiríodh do ghéaga
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MARC GROET 'S MORGENS DE DINGEN
Paul van Ostaijen
Dag ventje met de fiets op de vaas met de
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MÄRCHENPLATTE
Marcel Beyer
Erst kommt der Abschied, Auslauf, kommt das
Etikett. Erst kommt der Morgen, Tubensenf
und
...
MARCO POLO DESCRIBES THE GIRAFFE
Stephen Gray
What piebald beauty, sloped like a hill!
So tall in front, three paces from the ground; ...
MARGARET & PAOLO
Zvonko Maković
sve one stvai koje se nisi usudio
izgovoriti glasno sada su te sapele
i rekle: promucaj.
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MARIJA
Irena Matijašević
marija, marija, imaš najljepše ime na svijetu
ti si španjolske krvi,
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MARINA LLEGA CON LA LLUVIA
Veronica Jimenez
Estremecida junto a ti como en un sueño
no olvido ni recuerdo.
Canta el invierno
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MARIONETTISATION
Claire Potter
That she should have been eating
an apple underground
on the metro at 6am, was not ...
MARIPOSAS
José Asunción Silva
En tu aposento tienes,
En urna frágil,
Clavadas mariposas,
Que, si brillante
Rayo de
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MARKT
Kerstin Hensel
Ach wie man die weltgereisten überseebunten
Früchte anpreist: mit gewachster Haut trotzen
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MARRAKAI
Ali Cobby Eckermann
1
they’re here now  
the Guardians
sitting on a rock
in the sun
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MARRICKVILLE SONNET
Jill Jones
But to learn all there is in a street.
To treat the suburb’s noise as another lesson. ...
MARS.1
CAConrad

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MARS.2
CAConrad

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MARSHMALLOW
Melissa Lee-Houghton
Children who give into temptation and
eat the soft, white marshmallow are found later...
MARSYAS, UMKREIST
Anja Utler

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MARSYAS, UMKREIST / DERWEIL:
Anja Utler
derweil:
ist entäußert ganz stürzt: er ihm – schließlich – entgegen
und quillt
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MARSYAS, UMKREIST 1 / BESCHATTET – UMKLAMMERN
Anja Utler
marsyas, das ist: an den stamm gehangen
bald: ausgelöst sein, an den ast gekrallt – balg
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MARSYAS, UMKREIST 2 / DURCHTASTEN – ERINNERT
Anja Utler


nur: durchraschelt die: triebe den seidelbast sprossende stängel, die:
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MARSYAS, UMKREIST 3 / SÄUBERLICH: SCHEIDEN
Anja Utler
ihn sich: zu besehen ihm: glänzen die glieder sie
glitschen im schweiß – gekrampft
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MARSYAS, UMKREIST 4 / ENTWUCHERT – ENTSTRÖMEN
Anja Utler
striemig, die wölbungen, fasern gelöst aus dem innern
verborgen: so wollten sie keimen die
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MARSYAS, UMKREIST 5 / STRUDELND – VERÖDEN
Anja Utler
erzittert – die luft von den vögeln durchflohen, durchrauscht –
zu durchfingern die
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MARTHA'S TAVERN
Bulawayo poets
Martha’s Tavern,
The braai is a colourful affair
Someone’s burning the beef
Sipho...
MARTILAR
Roni Margulies
Kırgındır İstanbul’un martıları denize.
Mavi suların üzerinde uçmamış
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MARY BRUNTON
John Stammers
Let us walk to the waterfall before lunch
and sail the paper boats we made yesterday;
let us
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MARY STUART’S DREAM
David Kinloch

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MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT
Gig Ryan
1.

“Now the teachers bore me
He passes, with his fallen interests
preaching
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MARZIPAN BLUES
Tiffany Atkinson
Later he tries to explain
the turquoise joy, at ten,
of that first Rangers strip;...
MÁS BREVE
León de Greiff

No te me vas que apenas te me llegas,
leve ilusión de ensueño, densa, intensa flor
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MAS DEVOLVER LA LUZ
ES ENTREGAR DE SOMBRA
UNA TRISTE MITAD

Giovanny Gómez
Si el sueño está ligado al peso de la sangre
cada sueño se embriaga del lado donde reposa ...
MASKIRANI PORTRETI A. WARHOLA
Branko Čegec
1.
Prvo je bio listopad i kosa je brutalno odletjela u nebo;
zatim su se potukli psi i
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MASSA
Maria Barnas
Wij zijn de roeiers die met dauw op het gezicht
de ochtend in roeien zonder geluid.
Wij
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MATADOR
Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch
Stripped to the waist in a hotel room in Arles,
the sword-valet has already unbuttoned...
MATINÉE EN TU MAREA
Rafael Patiño

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MATING MUSIC
Nilmani Phookan
In the woods
deep in the woods
a crane calls

Open out both your arms
let a swarm of
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MATINS: ANNUNCIATION
Steve Ely
Force eight from Lundy and the Irish Sea
in the dark moon of the solstice. ...
MATOBO HILLS
Tsitsi Jaji
Here lie the remains of Cecil John Rhodes, Colossus.
Land-locked, rock-clad in dolomite, as
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MAULBEEREN
Jan Wagner
so dunkel und süß der saft, daß überm bach
die fledermäuse
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MAWLAI
Anjum Hasan
For seventeen years we passed through Mawlai in a bus —
saw waxy red flowers in the
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MAX RAYSMAN, ENGRAVER
Michael Cope
Mr Raysman’s hands are a knot of hard rope,
the old skin stretched tight over bulging
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MAY
Kerry Hardie
The blessèd stretch and ease of it –
heart’s ease. The hills blue. All the flowering weeds
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MAY 24, 1980
Joseph Brodsky
Я входил вместо дикого зверя в клетку,
выжигал свой срок и кликуху гвоздем в бараке,...
MAY I ASK
Ed Roberson
May I ask you who
your grandmother died

Her blackness
you pretended
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MAYÉUTICA
Lauren Mendinueta
El mundo sugiere.
No espero la visita de la musa,
voy por ella, la traigo de la mano....
MCMLXIV
Jotamario Arbeláez
En 1964 había un hombre que se llamaba Jotamario y usaba ...
ME, MYSELF, NO OTHER
Philip Hammial
It’s me, myself, no other who’s lying
on this filthy mattress in this hospital
corridor,
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MEADOWSWEET
Kathleen Jamie
So they buried her, and turned home,
a drab psalm
hanging about them like haar,
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MEANING
Robert Adamson
A black summer night, no moon, the thick air
drenched with honeysuckle and swamp
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MEAT
Jon Stone
To say it is to taste a kiss given form:
mmmeat. With that last ‘t’, a stutter of
...
MEDEIA
Margarida Vale de Gato
Diz-se que matou o próprio irmão,
que descende do Sol e solo bárbaro,...
MEDISCH WONDER
Vrouwkje Tuinman
Ik weet niet exact waaraan mijn vader
uiteindelijk is gestorven, maar hij had
echt
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MEDITAÇÃO SOBRE RUÍNAS
Nuno Júdice
Desembarcou numa sala sem dourados nem cadeiras:
madeiras velhas, jarras com flores de plástico,
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MEDITATING UPON THE MEANING OF THE LINE “CLAMS ON THE HALFSHELL AND ROLLERSKATES” IN THE SONG “GOOD TIMES” BY CHIC
D.A. Powell
even the business of dying must be set aside occasionally. glaucous-winged gulls drafting
the
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MEDITATION ON A GRAPEFRUIT
Craig Arnold
To wake when all is possible before the agitations of the day have gripped
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MEDITATION ON YELLOW
Olive Senior
‘The yellow of the Caribbean seen from Jamaica at three in the afternoon.’
- Gabriel García
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MEDO
Luís Quintais
Estratos assentam uns sobre outros.
São o vestígio submerso da tua vida.
Em certos
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MEESTERES VAN HET TOEVAL
Jan Lauwereyns
Nieuwe woorden ontspringen weet je
zei de meesteres
in de kieren tussen oude...
MEETRIKA JA EETIKA
Jürgen Rooste
osa I

filosoofiline küsimus
õdaku laskudes
leige viski loksudes...
MEHANIZAM
Hrvoje Pejakovic
    Iz mojeg svijeta, gdje si bila cudo ... ...
MEIO-DIA
Fiama Hasse Pais Brandão
É hoje mais fácil distinguir
o interior e o exterior da casa
do que quando a única onda
...
MEIO-DIA
Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen
Meio-dia. Um canto da praia sem ninguém.
O sol no alto, fundo, enorme, aberto,
Tornou o céu
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MELANCHOLIA
Laurie Duggan
or the light reflected off metal structures on the roof of the laboratory prior to a storm. The
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MELANCHOLIA, SMART DUST
Ulrike Draesner
magiemaschinchen in immer
kleinere in einzelteile zerstäubt
unsichtbar fast mit
...
MELANCHOLIE
Richard Minne
Ik wenste snul te zijn of genie.
Nu hang ik tussen beiden.
Vandaar het eeuwig
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MELANCHOLIE
Norbert Hummelt
bestimmte baumpollen, laß es eiche sein, oder sinds
flocken vom pappelschnee, an ein u.
...
MELANCHOLIE (DIE KRISE)
Uwe Kolbe
Das Maß ist falsch, und die Gefühle
gehn aus, sich eins zu holen. Der Bruch
immens, Parade
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MELANCHOLY
William Cliff
quand j’étais un enfant tout seul dans la campagne
et que le ciel béant me tombait sur la
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MELBURY BUBB
Elisabeth Bletsoe
what belongs to me I keep:
my old love
where intimacy creeps
as if to a body
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MELIEF-BENDER, BINNEWEG, TRAS
C.B. Vaandrager
Dwarsligusters, liggende
kijk/luistergelde, staande pedel,
an bijkome, noem eens mager
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MELODEON ON THE ROAD HOME
Jen Hadfield
I love your slut dog,
as silent with his three print spots
as a musical primer.
He sags
...
MELODY
Peter Minter
My wife     my car     my
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MELOPEE
Paul van Ostaijen

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MELPOMENE
Fran Lock
And he says I have this hardly original
hole inside of me; that I am two things...
MEMOIRES
Paul Snoek
Hoe is het mogelijk?
Oorspronkelijk had ik gehoopt
onopgemerkt doorheen het huis te
...
MEMORIA
Alberto Vélez
El mundo entonces eran las muchachas.
Los senos tenían nombres. Y las bocas.
A veces, el
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MEMORIA DE UN ÁRBOL
Maruja Vieira
Un día en el futuro
recordaré este árbol.
Sentiré que sus ramas
llegan hasta mis
...
MEMORIAL SWEATER
Gwyneth Lewis
I’m starting my magnum opus: it will be
my memorial sweater.
I can’t see yet how it will
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MEMÓRIAS DAS INFÂNCIAS
Adília Lopes
Gostávamos muito de doce de framboesa
e deram-nos um prato com mais doce de framboesa
do que
...
MEMORY FLASH
Nguyễn Tiên Hoàng
Shades, slanting shades of amber
In their door, calligraphy &
   
...
MEMORY OF THE MURDERED PROFESSORS AT THE JAGIELLONIAN
Yusef Komunyakaa
They fired a bullet into the head
of each question, trying to kill Kant’s
unending
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MEN MADE OF WORDS
Luke Kennard
a rondeau

Men made of words live in migraine hotels
And talk not of music, but
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MEN MOET
Gerrit Kouwenaar
Men moet zijn zomers nog tellen, zijn vonnis
nog vellen, men moet zijn winter nog sneeuwen...
MENDING SHOES
E.V. Ramakrishnan
The cobbler sits under the neem, mending
shoes, humming to himself, unmindful
of the
...
MENINDEE
David Brooks
Today it is
dark clouds
moving in from the west,
a deep brown-purple, the colour
...
MENIS
L.K. Holt
He arrives early morning on his mother’s lawn,
each trembling leaf of grass a potential
...
MENOS PARA TI
José Tolentino Mendonça
O que se diz do inverno pode dizer-se da juventude
é uma estação abstracta
numa hora
...
MENS BLIJFT STAAN
Ester Naomi Perquin
Waren we nuttiger dingen geweest, onze buiken groenblauwe globes,
onze harten de motors
...
MENSCHENSEILSCHAFT HALBAFFENBEIL
Sonja vom Brocke
Wir entgleiten
begießen die Nymphentemperatur
erobern schwaches Gewächs...
MENTO
Umberto Fiori
Se qualcuno per strada
mi grida: “Che cos'hai detto?”,
ferma la moto, scende, mi
...
MERCANTILE RAIN
Togara Muzanenhamo
Before all sorts of retro disco struts or robot-moves begin,
before seventies cover songs and
...
MERCHANDISE
Philip Hammial
Common graves pan out
in a felicitous escapade – a waltz
of merry widows, their
...
MEREDITH
Jay Bernard
Meredith, we apologise.
We were not ourselves
And you were so weak,
You
...
MERGING ASPECTS
Bruce Beaver
Another king I knew had twelve champions,
each chosen for his astrological sign.
My
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MESA DE CAFÉ
Nuno Júdice
Estava sentada no meio do café, com as mesas cheias
à sua volta. Estava
...
MESMERISE
Jane Gibian
with the day’s end approaching,
how you stare so long
into this assemblage of flowers
is
...
MESO KOJE NE PROPADA
Sibila Petlevski
Kao napušten paviljon u kojem se izležava obitelj
lavova, stup koji ne podupire i kvadrat kojim
...
MESSAGE FAILED
Lisa Bellear
INDIGENOUS: Our lands are here to welcome
PARLIAMENTARIAN: We do not come in
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MESSAGE TO THE EDITOR
Patrick Galvin
Sir –

The Lord pardon the people of this town
Because I can’t.
When I
...
MESTIZA
Myriam Montoya
Hay en mi sangre una pugna ancestral
Reproducida en el arco de las cejas de mis hijos ...
MESTIZO
Robert Perišić
Gđico, pod Vašim prozorom sjedi gentleman Joao
crno mu srce, dalek prazan dom.
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MET ALLE SOORTEN VAN HONGER
Lucienne Stassaert
Aan de stilte te horen
wentelen je kinderen zich in dromen
die geen vader of moeder
...
MET GEHEVEN HOOFD
Mark Insingel
met geheven hoofd
met geheven hoofd en in rechte rijen
met geheven hoofd en in rechte
...
METAMORFOSIS
Sapardi Djoko Damono
ada yang sedang menanggalkan pakaianmu satu demi satu, ...
METAMORPHOSIS
Srijato

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METASTASIS: WORRY-MOTH
Claudia Emerson
yours is not the majestic    Gypsy
the Codling   
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METEMPSICOSIS
Juan Cristóbal Romero
Ya cuento treinta y ocho y, en la fuga
de la edad, he dejado atrás, distantes,
a
...
METEN & WEGEN
Anne Vegter
Of het tijd kost Anne Vegter te zijn.
De schotels in de lucht houden, probeer ik....
METEOR
Mária Ferenčuhová
Pripravili sme ti strašnú smrť.
Nechali sme ťa klbčiť sa so šelmami....
METEOROLÓGICA
Adília Lopes
Deus não me deu
um namorado
deu-me
o martírio branco
de não o ter

Vi
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METKI
Tomaž Šalamun
Če požgem belo desko hiše, bo plamen bolj
svetal kot teža, ki pada z najinih teles?...
METROPOOL
C.B. Vaandrager
Coastend kunnen kicken
aan rand van bad of strand.
Hoort er niet zoon klein beetje
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METTEZ UNE VOIX SUR SA PROSE
Pierre Alferi
Mettez
Une date sur ce visage
Un prix sur ce souvenir
Ils flottent dans la
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MHANGO
Ignatius T. Mabasa
Mukadzi uya, mai vaNyevero
Ane zino rine mhango, ramutambudza.
Murume wake akaenda London
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MI COMPADRE
William Agudelo
Tomás Argüello Sandoval, el primo del Presidente
parece un griego antiguo:
alto como la
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MI FEROZ CONTINUIDAD
Rafael Patiño
Cuando esté vacío el vacío de mi fuga
Viviré tres siglos sucesivos,
Pastaré tantos sueños
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MI INFANCIA
Armando Romero
Yo también al desaparecer mi infancia estuve presente. Con un grueso
hato de oraciones y un
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MI PADRE
Julián Malatesta
Llevaba pocos días de ocupar mi lugar en este siglo
Cuando le conocí.
Dijo ser mi padre
Y
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MI PLEGARIA
Julio Carrasco
Enlil, Krishna, Atomo de Hidrógeno
o como te llames
te imploro desde el tercer
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MI, KOJI HODAMO PO LIŠćU
Delimir Rešicki
to smo mi, oni isti koji spavaju
na jastucima od istrulog rogovlja jelena
što su svoje faluse
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MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL
Steve Ely
Little John’s Well at Stubbs dried up
as limestone quarrying behind the scarp...
MICHELANGELO’S MARKSMAN
Petra Müller
Those were fully worked words
which you held in your hand; in your hand you weighed
them
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MID-LIFE CHRIST
WN Herbert
Is frankly disappointed by the gnomes
or apostles as he hears they style themselves...
MIDLIFE CRISIS
Fungisayi Sasa
My life is measured out in spoons,
teaspoons.
Teaspoons of sugar.
“How many
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MIDNIGHT’S BOXER
Samuel Wagan Watson
Midnight’s boxer He has become
That the ghosts from the ‘tents’ of long-ago pay homage...
MIDVINTER
Tomas Tranströmer
Ett blått sken
strömmar ut från mina kläder.
Midvinter....
MIEDO
Andrea Cote
Madre,
recógeme el sonido de la lluvia en el tejado del abuelo
cuéntame de las noches en que
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MIENTRAS CIORAN ENMUDECE
Pedro Arturo Estrada
En las cimas de la desesperación
también el silencio,
la ebriedad del silencio.
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MIGRANT HOSTEL
Peter Skrzynecki
No one kept count
of all the comings and goings—
arrivals of newcomers
in busloads
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MIGRATIONS
Keki Daruwalla
Migrations are always difficult:
ask any drought,
any plague;
ask the year 1947.
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MIJENE SUNCA
Andriana Škunca
Sunce zalijepljeno za prozor više nije užarena kugla u koju ne mogu gledati. Smanjeno – samo je
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MIJN VADER ZEGT DAT HET VERSTANDIG IS OM IETS TE DOEN WAARIN HET NIET ERG IS OM MIDDELMATIG TE ZIJN, ZOALS WAARIN IK PROFESSOR BEN
Nachoem M. Wijnberg
Hij besluit zich aan de wet te houden, als iemand die de wet niet kent, maar verwacht dat zijn
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MIJN VRIEND
Toon Tellegen
Mijn vriend,
hij staat aan de rand van een afgrond,
maar hij wankelt niet,

zij die
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MIKROFON V ZIDU
Edvard Kocbek
Tako, zdaj sva sama,
nikogar ni vec razen naju.
In vendar te ne bom pustil,
ne
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MILK STILL BOILS
C. P. Surendran
He lies in bed, one hand
Thrown across his eyes.
This, he figures, is more like it....
MILKMAN'S MORNING AND THE PRETTY WOMAN
Titus Moetsabi
Oh! Sleeping wife

Baobab and banana wife,
Maize porridge and okra child,
When snoring
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MILLED TIMBER
Eaindra

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MILLER FARM, CHARLEROI
L.K. Holt
The rain fell all night overtaking itself,
beading off the hill’s hunched coat....
MIMESI
Giampiero Neri
Delle figure e dei fregi
si osservano sulle ali delle farfalle
e in altre specie
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MIMESIS
Patrick Cullinan
All afternoon across the next-door garden
two men are calling to each other,
imitating birds
...
MIMO
Zvonko Maković
Otvorio sam vrata i, zastavši na pragu,
opazio kako svoje male pomake
doživljavam kao
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MIMOSEN
Durs Grünbein
Manchmal spätnachts kehrt er wieder, dieser eine Tag Rom,
Wenn im Zentrum der
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MIND CORE
Juan Felipe Herrera
It considers those men that ambled &
Flushed their swords & cut off the neck
Of
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MIND THE GAP
Abol Froushan
My deeds are in a dance
with how the world occur to me
Mind the gap in which the words
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MINE EYES HAVE SEEN THE GLORY OF . . .
Eleanor Wilner
I have watched you crank that sun up
in the morning, then drop it like the sand bag...
MINESTRONE
Marko Pogačar

Zagrli me i dozvolit ću ti da me zamisliš golog.
od danas sam
Judith Butler
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MINGOM TREATMENT IF POSSIBLE
Lionel Fogarty
Your morning cried
made me want to die
I like to die with the water hen
with the
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MINHA PÁTRIA
Lêdo Ivo
Minha pátria não é a língua portuguesa.
Nenhuma língua é a pátria.
Minha pátria é a terra
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MINIMAL
Roland Jooris
Vogel wipt.
Tak kraakt.
Lucht betrekt.

Bijna niets
om naar te kijken
en juist
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MINORITY
Imtiaz Dharker
I was born a foreigner.
I carried on from there
to become a foreigner everywhere
I went,
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MINST
Ruth Lasters
Ramen, Liefste, zullen op een nacht zichzelf vervangen door
enkel het verlangen naar het
...
MIRACLE
Dawn Garisch
I wished for miracles when I was young
– like Thomas, who saw the stabbed
hands
...
MIRAGE
Nicolette Stasko
The wasps are out
red-legged toying with
the clothes line again
what are they
...
MIRAKEL
Antjie Krog
ek behoort aan hierdie land
dit het my gemaak

ek het geen ander land
as
...
MIRAS
Roni Margulies
Büyük çadırın önünde yere saplı kargı
Ağır
...
MIREZA YERUDO
Julius Chingono
Mireza yerudo
Zvitsui zvemba zvinopwititika chiutsi
Kuchemedzana kwezvana
Pachivanze
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MIRROR, MIRROR
Eugene O'Connell
Which of us, hand on heart, can swear
He passed a mirror without looking
At his own
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MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE SHELF
Marilyn Noronha
Mirror, mirror on the shelf
tells ghoulish tales about myself . . .
Points out wrinkles
...
MIRRORS
Charles Mungoshi
He would have been one of the oldest inhabitants
of the territory, this dove, his ancient
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MIRRORS
Chimako Tada

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MIRZA GHALIB IN OLD AGE
Arvind Krishna Mehrotra
His eyesight failed him,
But in his soldier’s hands,
Still held like a sword,
Was
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MIS ALUMNAS DE QUÍMICA
William Agudelo
La de la mata de pelo lisa y amarilla bella como cabuya
(“La Mirla de Llanadas”) que canta
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MIS AMIGOS
Gustavo Adolfo Garcés
Tuve un insomnio feliz

pasé la noche en vela
pensando en mis amigos
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MISS LOUISE
Eunice de Souza
She dreamt of descending
curving staircases
ivory fan aflutter
of children in sailor
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MISS MARTINDALE IN THE OUTBACK
Roddy Lumsden
The Royal Mail Hotel refuses to be verbed.
It does not squat and it will not loiter,
it
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MISSA DE ANIVERSÁRIO
Ruy Belo
Há um ano que os teus gestos andam
ausentes da nossa freguesia
Tu que eras deste
...
MISSING PERSONS
Rae Armantrout
God and Mother
went the same way.

     *  
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MISSING WORDS
Peter Boyle
I don’t know how many things there are in this world that have no name. The soft inner side of the
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MISTAKES
Rae Armantrout
               1

The subject
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MIT KLEINEN WESEN
Ulrike Draesner
pangen (sie spicht kein r)
 
goß soll es sein das wanden de augen: mein
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MKHUMBI WEZIMANGA
Bongekile Joyce Mbanjwa
Usebenzile mkhumbi wezimanga
Ingathi utakule izigqila
Ezingazange zithole thuba...
MLEKO
Dane Zajc
ze skoz špranje lije svetloba
ze se stvari pregibajo v jutranji sapi
ze je ugasnil mrzel
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MLJET
Barbara Korun
potem je soba. bela soba.
stene, pobeljene z apnom, lesena tla, bele oknice.
samo postelja
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MMM [WALDO ROJAS]
Yanko González
me gusta que los niños lloren. porque se los
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MNEMONIC
Sascha Aurora Akhtar
Star Gazer Lilly,
adjuncts & half-wits dismay
my celestial bent.

Star
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MO MHÍLE STÓR
Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
I dtús mo shaoil do mheallais mé
i dtráth m’óige, trí mo bhoige.
Thuigis go maith ...
MOCKINGBIRD
Hailey Leithauser
No other song...
MODELLO
Giampiero Neri
Si era pensato di ammansire la tigre con dei
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MODERN CITY
Eliza Griswold
A wedge of steel flung skyward
and beyond it the prairie flatlines.
Each unhappy family
...
MODRASI
Dane Zajc
Na neki zapušèeni obali,
kjer se pogovarjata pesek in veter
o neskonènosti,

so
...
MOEDER
Gerrit Komrij
Soms bloeide mijn moeder op
En kon ze als Brugman praten –
Een waterval, kip zonder kop
...
MOEDER
Maria van Daalen
Je hart was niet aangetast.
Je liefde voor mij had het bewaard voor de heldere dood.
Je
...
MOEDER
Peter Theunynck
Ver van de indianen in het kamp,
van mensen die naar olie ruiken,
het potlood achter
...
MOEDER EN ZOON
Rutger Kopland
Er is ergens een vijver, schrijft Ovidius,
die ooit een moeder is geweest
‘zij smolt weg
...
MOEDER, WAAR ZIJT GIJ? GIJ HADT . . .
Hubert van Herreweghen
Moeder, waar zijt gij? Gij hadt
altijd antwoord op mijn vragen,
gij wist waarom dit en
...
MOEDERS
Maria Barnas
Ze houdt het dienblad als rand van een kwijnende
wereld vast en stapt langzaam in het
...
MOEDERTAAL
Mustafa Stitou
krksh
   krksh
krkshkrksh
krksh
(Ooien, ooien komen jullie?)

(geiten,
...
MOENIE MY HIER NIE VERGEET NIE, DIXIE
Gert Vlok Nel
Moenie vir my hier vergeet nie
(wat het jy gesê? wat het jy gesê?) ek het gesê jy moenie...
MOETING
Albertina Soepboer
De stêd wierre grize strjitten, sûker
twirren oan ’e spoarline, in nacht.

Yn ’e lampebol
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MOHAMMED TRAINS FOR THE BEIJING OLYMPICS, 2008
Brian Turner
In the 69-kilogram-weight class,
the Bulgarian, Boevski, is the world-
record holder. He
...
MOHN
Norbert Hummelt
vorhin war fulda. das fahle licht der deckenleuchten
des großraumwagens spiegelt sich
...
MOI BONNARD
Bernard Dewulf
Dit is mijn vrouw. Zij is mijn duizend-en-één.
Bredere mannen hebben in duizenden hetzelfde,
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MOMENTOS NOCTURNOS
Jorge Gaitán Durán
Miré el tiempo y conocí la noche.
Mi mente puso incendios en la nada.
Fueron soles,
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MON PORTRAIT EN ZÈBRE
Michelle Grangaud
Le zèbre est un animal peu commun.
Ne pas me confondre avec le zabre, qui est un parasite des
...
MONARO HIGHWAY, ACT
Nguyễn Tiên Hoàng
Roadkill & Angst
            themes &
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MONDRIAN GREEN
Fiona Hile

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MONOCAUSOTAXOPHILIA
Peter Minter
Foam Days

Waves topple
and roll over, spray may
affect visibility
...
MONOLITH
Bruce Beaver
At the foot of a northern pylon of the Harbour Bridge
I have kept my vigil since the mighty
...
MONOSODIUM GLUTAMATE
ko ko thett
it isn’t sweet or salty
it isn’t sour or bitter
it’s somewhere in
...
MONSIEUR NÉANT EN ALPINISTE MIRACULÉ
Emmanuel Moses
Au motel La Destinée monsieur Néant prépare soigneusement
le dernier
...
MONSTER
Samuel Wagan Watson
I can’t speak my grandmother’s tongue and I’ve never been on my grandfather’s land,
I’ve
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MONSTERS
Fungisayi Sasa
they shut themselves behind doors in darkening
...
MONT SAINT-MICHEL
Albert Bontridder
Het staat bovenop
de zware rots
en hoger nog
het onwaarschijnlijk teken:
de
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MONTAGE
K. Schippers
een muis beweegt zich
of hij er op sommige
plekken niet mag zijn
 ...
MONTAÑAS/3
José Manuel Arango
1

Con el vaso en la mano, mirando las montañas,
le acaricio el lomo a mi
...
MONTPELLIER
Elly de Waard
De zinderende stad;
onder de bomenschaduw
ritselend het plataneblad


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MONUMENT DE AER
Răzvan Ţupa
Din toate câte nu se spun şi poate/ chiar lucrurile de nu se întâmplă niciodată
...
MOOI
Armando
Wat mooi, zegt de mens, een vogel in doodsnood, 

let op het gevecht der struiken,...
MOON
Olive Senior
I’m walking on this dark path overhung with hibiscus,
bougainvillea, when suddenly, an
...
MOONLIT NIGHT - 5
Thi Mar Win
original poem
...
MOONLIT NIGHT - 9
Thi Mar Win
original poem
...
MOONS
Gregory O'Donoghue
sherpa
– the cat – has a
half-moon on her neck.

has two
moons in her
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MOONSHINE
Richard Murphy
To think
I must be alone:
To love
We must be together.

I think I love
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MOONSPEED
Penelope Shuttle
Very quickly the moon shuns
the massive domes and rounded arches
of Byzantium,
the
...
MOR BLEU
Karen McCarthy Woolf
—rushes and there’s no more
a whirl of empty dresses— in this
...
MORATORIUM
Anne Vegter
Toen we van John’s begrafenis thuiskwamen 
was er niemand die vroeg: wilde John
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MORE THAN 1 WAY 2 BURN A W1TCH
Marianne Morris
There is more than one way to burn a witch. It’s 1497. It’s 2016. It’s Europe.
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MORE, O MORE
Delimir Rešicki
1989.
u yugoslaviji
je konačno otkriven hamburger.

kristalna
...
MORGENKVINNEN
Cecilie Løveid
Det er ingen tvil om at det er en kropp
inne i musikken
Musikken ville elsket med
...
MORGONFÅGLAR
Tomas Tranströmer
Jag väcker bilen
som har vindrutan överdragen med frömjöl.
Jag
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MORGUE
Elisa Biagini
Morto di fuoco
la sua pelle tira
è un rosa che si spegne
è carta morta,
solo il
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MORIRÉ EN SINGAPUR, COMO UN PERRO
Julio Carrasco
Me encontré un caramelo en el Parque Forestal. Lo recogí por curioso, en
...
MÖRT
Lars Gustafsson
Det var det sällsamma ord
som jag sökte i drömmen
Och omöjligt
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MORTAL TO IMMORTAL
Lionel Fogarty
The morning spits up the sun
Below my bed my lips peels
Yo our childs Hullabaloo
...
MORTON FELDMAN (12. JANUARY 1926–3. SEPTEMBER 1987)
Rune Christiansen
Why patterns? Et distinkt og ettergivent ekko? Eller er det snarere snakk om en tålmodig utvidet
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MOSMAN BAY
Vivian Smith
We’ve made a small discovery today.
Margaret Preston’s View of Mosman Bay
painted late in
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MOSQUITO IN AMBER
Kathryn Daszkiewicz
Only for connoisseurs
the lapidarist said.
Kept in a drawer.
Not for display...
MOTEL SANTA BÁRBARA
José Zuleta Ortiz
La portera
indica el lugar a los amantes,
espera a que el auto entre,
cierra la
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MOTHER AND SON
Peter Skrzynecki
I must be less
than eighteen months old—
naked, in my mother’s arms,
face pressed
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MOTHER I AM WAITING NOW TO TELL YOU
Jill Jones
Mother about the letters i never
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MOTHER’S HANDS DRAWING ME
Jorie Graham
Dying only mother’s hands continue
undying, blading into air,
impersonal,
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MOTHERHOOD
Mimi Khalvati
Suppose I emptied my flat of everything,
everything but my books? The elephants
would
...
MOTHERS
Caroline Bird
I thought I was the child in this scenario.
I played the child and you loved me.
I did
...
MOTORMAN
Nyk de Vries
Hy ried mar om op syn motorfyts en noait wist ik wat him troch de holle spile. Op in dei folge ik
...
MOUSE-TRAPPING
Charles Mungoshi
You must now be quite familiar
With the ways in which mice travel
All over under the
...
MOZARTS UITZICHT
Anna Enquist
Door Wenen liepen we drie dagen
de koortsige muzikant achterna.
Op deze traptreden
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MR PRESIDENT
Fungisayi Sasa
his mouth is intrusive
invading my conscience
with words
his promises
i
...
MR SCHMIGGLES
Chris McCabe
Walked four miles to give 3,000 to the estate agents.
After the wait at the east end checkout
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MR WONG’S CHILDREN
Andy Quan
we learned how
not to stand out
from insults what
not to wear

we waited
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MR. HANSEL, MR. GRETEL
Paul Perry
in the forest in the forest in the forest in the forest in the forest
where you were sent to
...
MREŽA
Sibila Petlevski



Voda ribama poručuje da pada
kiša. Nije presudna ni vrsta ni
količina
...
MREZA STAROG RIBARA
Anka Zagar
zvijezde se ne dodiruju
kao ni oci sto se ne

cesta mi je puna tuge
kao beskrajno
...
MRS BELTINSKA IN THE BATH
Ian Pindar
Pavel in profile
his eye at the spy-hole
watches Mrs Beltinska in the bath.
...
MRS EDGEWAY
Ailbhe Darcy
She squeezed my waist between the
flats of her palms
like the obstacle to a prayer: ...
MTHAKATHI WEZIGODO
Tsotso magazine
Wasivelela ngaphi?
Izizwe zonke zikhala ngawe
Intandane ziyanda,
Abafelokazi
...
MUCHNESS
Tony Hoagland
I saw you in the rainy morning
from the window of the hotel room,
running down the
...
MUCOASE MEMBRANE PIELIȚE
Ruxandra Cesereanu
femei ocolişuri subsoluri
progenituri obiecte bărbaţi
frânghii rupte incendii
...
MUD CRABS, LOW TIDE
Judith Beveridge
I feel a sharpness under the surface like tin-tacks,
having come down to their soft mud among
...
MUDANZAS
Luis Chaves
1.

Si vieras.
Dos semanas de temporal
borraron la huella ocre
de las
...
MUERTE EN VENECIA
Meira Delmar
A la muerte, en Venecia,
la llevan a pasear
como a una novia.

Por entre dos
...
MUERTE, MUERTE Y RESURRECCIÓN DE HUIDOBRO
Juan Cristóbal Romero
Hace un año visité la catedral de La Paz.
En mi vida vi un retablo cubierto de
...
MUJER DE LUNA BRUMOSA
Samuel Jaramillo
Bajo los rayos de la luna azul,
filtrados por la niebla,
ella navega.
Sus almenas
...
MUJERES-AVES
Vito Apüshana (Miguel Ángel López)
En una tarde ocurrió que vi correr a dos alcaravanes.
Pasaron veloces por mi enramada,
...
MUKUNYURA KWARO ZUVA
Conarth Macheka
Ndinotya kunyahwaira kwaro zuva,
richipinda muna mai varo
richioneka zvaro,...
MULBERRY
Craig Arnold
You have towered here
leaning half over the wall
all my awareness

years
...
MULBERRY TREE DREAMING
David Malouf
Parachute silk comes spooling out of the mouths
of a silkworm factory; rumbustious breath ...
MULHER AO MAR
Margarida Vale de Gato
MAYDAY lanço, porque a guerra dura
e está vazio o vaso em que parti
e
...
MULHERES DE HENRY MOORE NOS JARDINS
Luiza Neto Jorge
O cheiro da chuva inquinou os jardins
mulheres de Henry Moore sorvem os ares.

E tu
...
MULLA MULLA BEACH
Judith Beveridge
Before the sea stops a long mile out
I hear the blades of fishermen scotching the
...
MUMBLETY-PEG
Amy Beeder
Don’t aim too straight but don’t throw fancy either;
just spit for luck and trust the flash of
...
MUNASAMORA MACHEL AVENUE
Ignatius T. Mabasa
MunaSamora Machel Avenue
Ndakatsika vamwe amai nemota
Asi handina kumira, ndakatiza...
MURO
Gastão Cruz
A transparência espessa
do ar que devagar
se formou tão depressa
em frente do
...
MURO
Umberto Fiori
In certe ore
sopra il distributore di benzina
un muro nudo si illumina
e sta contro
...
MURTHER ON THE GOWANUS
Julian Talamantez Brolaski
swell me a bowl
with lusty oil
brightest under bis
geynest under gore...
MURUME WANGU
Tsotso magazine
Ndivo baba vevana vangu
Ndiye musimboti wemba yangu
Ndiwo musoro nashe wangu
Ndiye
...
MURUME WANGU WAKAONEKIO?
Tsotso magazine
Murume wangu moyo wako washanduka
Hauchisiri murume wandinoziva uya
Ko, moyo wako wasviba
...
MUSA
Cristóbal Joannon
Confírmame tus inútiles designios.
En esta ocupación de siúticos
...
MUSCULATURE
Carl Phillips
The last dog I owned, or – more humanely put, so
I’m
...
MUSE : POLYTROP
Barbara Köhler
Sage mir muse wer Es ist was Er wer Homer & warum
ist Es wichtig & Es zu wissen sag
...
MUSEAAL
Roland Jooris
Nergens een plek
voor de rusteloze. De kunst
komt nooit meer thuis, haar
...
MUSEUMSTAG IN SOFIA
Uwe Kolbe
Das Heiligste des großen Dichters
wird aufbewahrt in einem Schrank:
Zwei Gläser, drinnen
...
MUSHA WATSAKATIKA?
Chirikure Chirikure
Mashaiwa dzimwe nyaya here?
Hanzi musha watsakatika!
Musha watsakatika nhai?
Aizve! Musha
...
MUSHROOMS
Laura Kasischke
Like silent naked monks huddled around an old tree stump, having spun themselves in the
...
MUSIC
Freedom T.V. Nyamubaya
It’s like antidote
Like food . . .
But does not fill you up, cause constipation...
MUSICA
Antonella Anedda
Non sono nobili le cose che nomino in poesia:
stanno sotto il palato, attente, coscienti solo
...
MUSICA HUMANA
Ilya Kaminsky
[A modern Orpheus: sent to hell, he never returned, while his widow searched across one sixth of
...
MUSKIETNETTE VAN NEPTUNUS
Charl-Pierre Naudé
Daar trek ’n windjie oor die baaidorp
en die weiwolke in die noordweste
word in
...
MUSTVALGE MEES VÄRVILISES TOAS
Jürgen Rooste
geniaalne hall luuletaja
astub tuppa

kamber on pinevust tulvil
siidised
...
MUTUPO
Comrade Fatso
Ndiani opinda nawo mwenje mudziva
Ano bvunza rino gwiti nezvechitupa
Wongorora...
MUZEUL „ANTIPA”
Daniel Bănulescu
Aveam o sorelă aveam o amică
O tipă ce dorea să-şi înceapă Campania de Miracole şi
...
MUZIEK VOOR DE OVERTOCHT
Stefan Hertmans

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MWEYA TOYITOYI
G.O.D. Obori
Tora mupanjere svina ugosveta zivo
Suwo renduramo rokukwezvera mungwevo
Mukatatikati
...
MY BACK PAGES
David Wheatley
I crossed the sea. Half my address book
blew away and never came back.

It’s one
...
MY BAKKIE
Robert Berold
1984 was a big year for me. Wally and I started the Power
Station, I went to fetch Max as a
...
MY BLUE RESIGNATION CONCLUDE
Phillip Zhuwao
               In their short
...
MY DAUGHTER
Albert Nyathi
When I demand that you
Be home before dark everyday
I, my daughter, do not hate you
...
MY DAUGHTER IN WINTER COSTUME
Mary O’Donoghue
She is sealed like a bomb in her anorak.
Her face is flushed fruit under the hood....
MY DAUGHTER WAITS BY THE DOOR
Mir Mahfuz Ali
We live on a council estate, my daughter and I.
Nine years old, but she looks much younger....
MY DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER
Caroline Bird
He says some fascinating themes are unfolding.
   I’ve always wanted to be seen...
MY EVERYDAY PEOPLE
Outspoken
Everyday people in everyday hearts
In everyday places where everyday starts
With everyday
...
MY FAT AUNT
Marilyn Noronha
When my fat aunt
sits me on her lap,
it’s better than my water mattress.
Her arms
...
MY FATHER CARRIES ME ACROSS A FIELD
George Szirtes
My father carries me across a field.
It’s night and there are trenches filled with snow....
MY FATHER COMES BACK FROM THE GRAVE
Linda Gregerson
I think you must contrive to turn this stone ...
MY FATHER'S FLAT
James Harpur
Tugging apart the curtains every day
He always saw, three stories up, a grand
Sweep of
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MY FIRST PROPER GIRLFRIEND
Robert Adamson
The first girl I wanted to marry
was Joan Hunter
her father owned more oyster leases
than
...
MY FRIEND
Luke Kennard
My friend, your irresponsibility and your unhappiness delight me. Your financial problems and your
...
MY FRIEND
Nikola Petković
My friend’s friends are far away.
Her cats still live on pages of pet catalogues
written
...
MY GRANDFATHER'S TATTOO
Deryn Rees-Jones
On sunny days, his shirtsleeves rolled
he’d cover with a sticking plaster
like the wound
...
MY GRANDFATHER’S CLOAK
Mourid Barghouti

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MY GRANNY
Robert Adamson
When my granny was dying
I’d go into her bedroom
and look at her

she’d tell me to get
...
MY HAT
Tony Mitton
Here’s my hat.
It holds my head,
the thoughts I’ve had
and the things I’ve read.
...
MY KIDNAPPING
Ian McMillan
It began as a day so ordinary that if it was a shoe
It would have been an ordinary shoe; the
...
MY LIFE
Simona Popescu
My life?
Ce să-i spun despre mine?

16 ani. Eu am venit pe lume ca să nu
...
MY LIFE WITH HORSES
Polly Clark
Before I knew there were men,
I galloped a pony bareback;
it was a hard winter, but...
MY LITTLE RED KNIFE
Patrick Galvin
With my little red knife
I met my love
With my little red knife
I courted ...
MY LORD BUDDHA OF CARRAIG ÉANNA
Paddy Bushe
It’s to keep the bay level, I joked,
As I nudged him into balance
At the edge of
...
MY MOSES
Wendy Videlock
Big Jack and his walking stick
live on the ridge. Navajo
orphan kids dance for him,...
MY MOTHER
Ruby Robinson
She said the cornflake cake made her day,
she said a man cannot be blamed for being...
MY MOTHER PICTURED AMONGST TOBACCO LEAVES
Nazand Begikhani
Your picture in the greenness of the tobacco leaves
reflecting the light of the Orient...
MY MOTHER'S PERFUME
Pascale Petit
Strange how her perfume used to arrive long before she did, ...
MY NAME
Kevin Hart



There is a silence words can’t touch.
There is.
And there’s a name inside my
...
MY NAME
Kevin Hart
There is a silence words can’t touch.
And there’s a name inside my name
Though one my
...
MY PEOPLE
Ali Alizadeh
Snared by nostalgia
reduced to an absolute past

o my people
how shall I save
...
MY PEOPLE
Kim Moore
I come from people who swear without realising they’re swearing.
I come from
...
MY PREDAWN OWL
Patrick Cullinan
Vocatus atque non vocatus deus aderit



The scent of God, redolent and tart,
Who
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MY SEA
Alice Notley
What I lose you let me, accusation
always gets one in. But I want to talk like the dead...
MY SENTENCE
Dana Levin
—spring wind with
...
MY SISTER'S STAYING. THINGS ARE NOT
Noel Rowe
My sister’s staying. Things are not
where I’m used to finding them. This time
I tell
...
MY SONG
Patrizia Gattaceca

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MY TONGUE SOFTENS ON THE OTHER NAME
Gabeba Baderoon
In my mother’s backyard washing snaps
above chillies and wild
...
MY UNIFORM
Julius Chingono
When the bread bin
Is empty
I put on my uniform
My police officer’s uniform...
MY VIEWS
Fiona Hile
Twenty-two days since I’ve seen the sun
I don’t have time to arrange my views...
MY WEATHER
Jane Hirshfield
Wakeful, sleepy, hungry, anxious,
restless, stunned, relieved.

Does a tree
...
MY WIFE
Julius Chingono
You rise before
the sun
to till our field
our baby strapped
on your bent
...
MY YOUTH
Fungisayi Sasa
musoro musoro musoro
musoro wakazara dovi
head, a head full of peanut
butter...
MYRRHA TO THE SOURCE
Heather McHugh
O fluent one, o muscle full of hydrogen,
o stuff of grief, whom the Greeks
accuse of
...
MYSELF INCLUDED
Sam Riviere
Once I thought experience was everything.
I went round saying it – ‘A good experience,...
MYSTERIOUS MARRIAGES CONTINUED
Freedom T.V. Nyamubaya
After the mysterious disappearance
Freedom still not found
We can’t say she is dead...
MYTH
Bruce Beaver
I’m on intimate terms with so many parts of the night
daylight seems duller and far more
...
MYTH
James Cummins
surpassing all lords by two thirds

w/ rights at the door

the one who
...
MYTHIC SACRIFICES IN THE FRIENDLY SUMMER
Luke Davies
Another airport, another bull to be slaughtered.
I had changed greatly in a personal
...
MYTHOLOGIES
David Malouf
In the old days it was easy—
enough to recognize
a god or two benignly
winking
...
MYTHOS
Paul van Ostaijen
Een hoge hand steekt in de nacht
en zij steekt vóór de nacht
omdat de nacht alleen is gene
...
MYTHS AND LEGENDS
Fungisayi Sasa
I walk through the ruins
of what once was a mighty fortress
of stone.
The wind
...
 
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