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Author: DALTON, ROQUE
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Dalton, Roque    Poet's Biography
23 poems available by this author


27 YEARS    Poem Text    
First Line: It is a serious thing
Subject(s): Mortality; Aging


ARTS POETICA    Poem Text    
First Line: Anguish exists
Last Line: For whom shall the voice of the poet speak?
Subject(s): Hunger; Poetry & Poets; Vengeance


FEAR    Poem Text    
First Line: A single angel on the head of a pin
Subject(s): Fear


FROM A REVOLUTIONARY TO J. L. BORGES    Poem Text    
First Line: According to our code of honor
Last Line: Another infamy
Subject(s): Borges, Jorge Luis (1899-1986); Writing & Writers


HEAD AGAINST THE WALL    Poem Text    
First Line: Matter is hard


HEADACHES    Poem Text    
First Line: It is beautiful to be communist,
Subject(s): Communism


I WANTED    Poem Text    
First Line: I wanted to talk about life of all its melodious


JUBILANT POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: In my country, testing for catapults and snares
Subject(s): Love


LIKE YOU    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Politics & Government


LIKE YOU    Poem Text    
First Line: Like you I / love love, life, the sweet smell
Subject(s): Politics & Government


LOOKING FOR TROUBLE    Poem Text    
First Line: The night of my first cell meeting it was pouring rain
Last Line: Mother scolded me for coming home late
Subject(s): Labor & Laborers; Labor Unions; Strikes; Wages; Work; Workers; Labor Disputes; Lockouts; Salaries


LOVE POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: Those who widened the panama canal
Last Line: My compariots, / my brothers
Subject(s): Central America


ON BIBLICAL BUSINESS    Poem Text    
First Line: The bible says
Last Line: Who’ve been throughly trained by their generals
Subject(s): Politics & Government


REVISIONISM    Poem Text    
First Line: Not always
Subject(s): Opium


SOLDIER'S REST    Poem Text    
First Line: The dead grow more intractable every day
Last Line: They are the majority
Subject(s): War


THE CERTAINTY    Poem Text    
First Line: After four hours of torture, the apache and the two other cops
Last Line: His right eye is glass
Subject(s): Politics & Government


THE CERTAINTY    Poem Text    
First Line: After four hours of torture, the apache and the other two
Subject(s): Torture; Politics & Government


THE FALLING OF THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS    Poem Text    
First Line: The dead are more unmanageable every day
Subject(s): Death; Liberty; Dead, The


THE NATIONAL DAY    Poem Text    
First Line: Today was the day of the mother country: I woke up with the means to
Subject(s): Patriotism


THE PETTY BOURGEOISIE    Poem Text    
First Line: Those who / in most cases
Last Line: Nature / and future
Subject(s): History; Humanitarianism; Revolutions; Historians


THINGS THEY SAY    Poem Text    
First Line: Marxismo-leninismo is a rock
Subject(s): Communism


TOWARD A BETTER LOVE    Poem Text    
First Line: No one disputes that sex
Subject(s): Sex; Politics & Government


TOWARD A BETTER LOVE    Poem Text    
First Line: No one discusses sex
Subject(s): Politics & Government; Sex