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From: Muse, 1924 
By Anna Akhmatova

(Translated by Yevgeny Bonver, August, 2000
Edited by Orit Bonver, August 2000)

And she came in, threw out the mantle's edges,
Declined to me with a sincere heed.
I say to her, "Did you dictate the Pages
Of Hell to Dante?" She answers, "Yes, I did."

  Portrait of Anna Akhmatova, 1914
by Natan Altman

Pirene’s Fountain is pleased to present the talents of selected poets in the “Folios” section, some of them, established poets in the literary community, and some, emerging voices. We feature information about the poets, their work and publications.

In this issue, we are privileged to have with us, two exceptional poets, Joseph Millar and Maria Terrone.  Please click on the scrolls below to read the Folio Features.