“…you wandering in search of light/ Carrying a piece of sky on your broad shoulders,/ Fill my evening of breaths and oblivions/ With voices…” Poem of the Week (June 24), by Alisa Velaj. Translated from Albanian by Ukë Buçpapaj.Read More
Alisa Velaj is an Abanian poet whose work has appeared in a number of international magazines, including ‘The Cannon’s Mouth’ (UK), ‘The Midnight Diner’ (USA), ‘Poetica’ (USA), ‘Time of Singing’ (USA) and ‘Enhance’ (USA). She also has work in forthcoming issues of ‘The French Literary Review’ and ‘Canto’. Her poems are translated into English by Ukë Buçpapaj.