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Author: VALLEJO, CESAR
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Vallejo, Cesar    Poet's Biography
77 poems available by this author


A MAN WALKS BY WITH A LOAF OF BREAD ON HIS SHOULDER    Poem Text    
Last Line: How speak of the not-I without crying out?
Subject(s): Human Behavior


ABSENT    Poem Text    
First Line: Absent! The morning when I go away
Subject(s): Absence; Farewell; Remorse; Separation; Isolation; Parting


ABSOLUTE    Poem Text    
First Line: Color of ancient garments. A july in shadow
Last Line: A furrow, a shadow!
Subject(s): Farewell; Love; Parting


AGAPE    Poem Text    
First Line: Today no-one has come to inquire
Subject(s): Solitude


ANGER    Poem Text    
First Line: Anger which breaks a man into children
Subject(s): Human Behavior; Psychoanalysis; Conduct Of Life; Human Nature; Psychoanalysts; Psychotherapy


AUTOCHTHONIC TERCET: 1    Poem Text    
First Line: The laborer's fist becomes velvet
Last Line: A modern sun-god for the peasant
Subject(s): Drinks & Drinking; Music & Musicians; Wine


AUTOCHTHONIC TERCET: 2    Poem Text    
First Line: The sad indian's having the time of his life
Last Line: The farmers in the sky and in the nebulae
Subject(s): Farm Life; Native Americans; Peasantry; Shepherds & Shepherdesses; Agriculture; Farmers; Indians Of America; American Indians; Indians Of South America


AUTOCHTHONIC TERCET: 3    Poem Text    
First Line: Daybreak. The chicha finally explodes
Last Line: Tucks up her saffron-colored thighs
Subject(s): Drinks & Drinking; Native Americans; Wine; Indians Of America; American Indians; Indians Of South America


BLACK STONE ON TOP OF A WHITE STONE    Poem Text    
First Line: I'll die in paris with a rainstorm
Subject(s): Death; Vallejo, Cesar (1892-1917)


CHRISTMAS EVE    Poem Text    
First Line: As the orchestra stops playing, veiled
Subject(s): Christmas; Love; Night; Nativity, The; Bedtime


COMMUNION    Poem Text    
First Line: Beautiful regia! Your veins are the fermentations


CONSIDERING COLDLY, IMPARTIALLY    Poem Text    
Last Line: So what! Moved . . . Moved . . .
Subject(s): Grief; Conduct Of Life


DEAD IDYLL    Poem Text    
First Line: What is she doing now, my andean, sweet


DOWN TO THE DREGS    Poem Text    
First Line: This afternoon it rains as never before; and I


EMBERS    Poem Text    
First Line: In the tragedy, I'll light for tilia
Subject(s): Blood; Poetry & Poets; Tragedy


ETERNAL BRIDAL BED    Poem Text    
First Line: Only when it ceases to be is love strong!
Subject(s): Hearts; Kisses; Love


EXEGESIS    Poem Text    
First Line: I was born on a day / that god was sick
Last Line: That I masticate... Yet they don't know
Subject(s): Brothers; Death; Sickness; Half-brothers; Dead, The; Illness


FORBIDDEN LOVE    Poem Text    
First Line: You rise, sparkling of lips and dark-ringed eyes!
Subject(s): Love


FRESCO    Poem Text    
First Line: I came to confuse myself with her


FUNEREAL DRUM-ROLL FOR THE REMAINS OF DURANGO    Poem Text    
First Line: Father dust who rises from spain,
Subject(s): Spain; God


GUNWALES OF ICE    Poem Text    
First Line: Every day I come to watch you pass by
Subject(s): Absence; Death; Presence; Ships & Shipping; Separation; Isolation; Dead, The


HAVE YOU ANYTHING TO SAY IN YOUR DEFENSE    Poem Text    
First Line: Well, on the day I was born
Subject(s): Men


HUACO    Poem Text    
First Line: I am the blind coraquenque
Last Line: At times in my stones the broken muscles of an extinxt puma twitch
Subject(s): Death


HYMN TO THE VOLUNTEERS OF THE REPUBLIC    Poem Text    
First Line: Volunteer of spain, militiaman
Last Line: The course of water rushing to see its limit before it burns
Subject(s): Spanish Civil War (1939-1939)


HYMN TO THE VOLUNTEERS OF THE REPUBLIC, SELECTION       
First Line: Battles? No! Agonies! And before the agonies
Subject(s): Freedom; Liberty


I AM GOING TO SPEAK OF HOPE    Poem Text    
First Line: I do not suffer this pain as cesar vallejo
Subject(s): Men


I AM GOING TO TALK ABOUT HOPE'    Poem Text    
First Line: I do not feel this suffering as cesar vallejo. I am not
Last Line: Today I am in pain, no matter what happens. Today I am simply in pain
Subject(s): Hope; Hunger; Poetry & Poets; Vallejo, Cesar (1892-1917); Optimism


I AM GOING TO TALK ABOUT HOPE'    Poem Text    
First Line: I do not feel this suffering as cesar vallejo. I am not


I'M THINKING OF YOUR SEX    Poem Text    
Last Line: Oh mute outcry. / odumodneurtse!
Subject(s): Love – Erotic


IF I LOVED YOU...WHAT WOULD IT BE?'    Poem Text    
Last Line: All ritualistic, but not as sweet
Subject(s): Jealousy


IMPERIAL NOSTALGIAS: 1    Poem Text    
First Line: In the landscapes of mansiche
Subject(s): Nature; Nostalgia; Travel; Journeys; Trips


IMPERIAL NOSTALGIAS: 2    Poem Text    
First Line: The pensive, ancient woman, like a relief
Subject(s): Nostalgia; Old Age


IMPERIAL NOSTALGIAS: 3    Poem Text    
First Line: Like ancient curacas, the oxen
Subject(s): Old Age


IMPERIAL NOSTALGIAS: 4    Poem Text    
First Line: Withered, harvested, bare, the grass
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets; Weariness; Fatigue


IT WAS SUNDAY IN THE FAIR EARS OF MY BURRO    Poem Text    
Last Line: I mean my tremulous patriotic hairdo
Subject(s): Peru


LINES    Poem Text    
First Line: Each ribbon of fire


LITTLE PRAYER FOR A LOYALIST HERO    Poem Text    
First Line: A book lay beside his dead belt
Subject(s): Heroism; Death; Revolutions


MASSES    Poem Text    
First Line: At the end of the battle
Last Line: Embraced the first man; and began to walk
Subject(s): War


MIDLIGHT    Poem Text    
First Line: I've dreamt an elopement. And I've dreamt
Subject(s): Dreams; Elopements; Mothers; Nightmares


NERVOUS FIT OF ANGUISH    Poem Text    
First Line: Sweet hebrew, unfasten my transit of clay
Subject(s): Death; Heresy; Soul; Dead, The; Heretics


NUDE IN CLAY    Poem Text    
First Line: Like horrible amphibians into the atmosphere
Subject(s): Courtship; Likes And Dislikes; Love


OSTRICH    Poem Text    
First Line: Melancholia, pull out your sweet beak now


OUR BREAD    Poem Text    
First Line: You drink breakfast. The cemetery's damp earth
Subject(s): Food & Eating; Forgiveness; Hearts; Hunger; Poverty; Clemency


OUR DAILY BREAD    Poem Text    
First Line: Breakfast is drunk down...Damp earth
Last Line: Here, in the oven of my heart...!
Subject(s): Food & Eating; Forgiveness; Hearts; Hunger; Poverty


PAGAN WOMAN    Poem Text    
First Line: To go dying and singing. And to baptize the shadow


PARIS, OCTOBER, 1936    Poem Text    
First Line: From all of this I am the only one who leaves.
Subject(s): Paris, France


POEM TO READ AND SUNG    Poem Text    
First Line: I know there is a person
Subject(s): Poetry Readings


RAIN    Poem Text    
First Line: In lima...In lima it's raining
Subject(s): Rain


SACRED DEFOLIATION    Poem Text    
First Line: Moon! Crown of an immense head
Subject(s): Hearts; Moon


SHORT PRAYER FOR A LOYALIST HERO    Poem Text    
First Line: A book remained at the edge of his dead waist
Subject(s): Death; Heroism; Prayer; Toledo, Spain; War; Dead, The; Heroes; Heroines


SPAIN, TAKE THIS CUP FROM ME    Poem Text    
First Line: Children of the world
Last Line: Go forth, children of the world; go seek her!
Subject(s): Patriotism; Soldiers; Spain


THE ANGER THAT BREAKS THE MAN INTO CHILDREN    Poem Text    
Last Line: Owns one deep fire against two craters
Subject(s): Anger


THE BLACK CUP    Poem Text    
First Line: The night's a cup of evil. The shrill whistle
Last Line: And my thirst paws in my flesh
Subject(s): Love – Loss Of; Night


THE BLACK HERALDS    Poem Text    
First Line: There are blows in life, so powerful...I don't know!
Last Line: There are blows in life, so powerful…I don't know!
Subject(s): Life; Religion


THE BLACK MESSENGERS    Poem Text    
First Line: There are in life such hard blows . . . I don't know!
Subject(s): Life; Religion


THE BLACK RIDERS    Poem Text    
First Line: There are blows in life so violent -- I can't answer
Subject(s): Men


THE DISTANT FOOTSTEPS    Poem Text    
First Line: My father is sleeping. His noble face
Subject(s): Fathers


THE HUNGRY MAN'S WHEEL    Poem Text    
First Line: From between my own teeth I come out smoking
Variant Title(s): The Starving Man's Rack
Subject(s): Poverty


THE MISERABLE SUPPER    Poem Text    
First Line: How long will we wait for what


THE POET TO HIS BELOVED    Poem Text    
First Line: Beloved, tonight you've been crucified
Last Line: And there’s a good friday sweeter than that kiss
Subject(s): Passion; Christianity


THE RIGHT MEANING    Poem Text    
First Line: Mother, you know there is a place somewhere called
Subject(s): Men; Mothers


THE SPIDER    Poem Text    
First Line: It is a huge spider, which can no longer move
Subject(s): Spiders


THE STONES    Poem Text    
First Line: This morning, I went
Last Line: Of the stones
Subject(s): Stones


TO MY BROTHER MIGUEL IN MEMORIAM    Poem Text    
First Line: Brother, today I sit on the brick bench 0f the house
Subject(s): Brothers; Death


TODAY I LIKE LIFE MUCH LESS    Poem Text    
Last Line: And always, much always, always, always!
Subject(s): Likes & Dislikes; Life


TRILCE: 1    Poem Text    
First Line: Who's making all that racket, not even leaving testation to the islands beginning to appear
Subject(s): Islands; Nature


TRILCE: 18    Poem Text    
First Line: Oh, the four walls of the cell!
Last Line: Must look for man’s powerless superiority
Subject(s): Prisons & Prisoners


TRILCE: 2    Poem Text    
First Line: Time time
Subject(s): Time


TRILCE: 3    Poem Text    
First Line: The grownups
Subject(s): Children; Childhood


TRILCE: 56    Poem Text    
First Line: Every day I blindly get up at dawn
Last Line: Tear after tear in a cloud of dust
Subject(s): Grief


TRILCE: 75    Poem Text    
First Line: You're all dead
Subject(s): Death; Dead, The


UNDER THE POPLARS    Poem Text    
First Line: Like priestly imprisoned poets


UNITY    Poem Text    
First Line: Tonight, my clock pants


VOICE OF THE MIRROR    Poem Text    
First Line: So life passes, like an odd mirage
Subject(s): Life


WEARY RINGS    Poem Text    
First Line: There's the desire to return, to love, to not be absent


WHITE ROSE    Poem Text    
First Line: I feel great. Now


WILLOW    Poem Text    
First Line: Winter lyricism, crepe rumor