The Rooster's Crow

by Coral Bracho

The rooster's crow
released its sun
into the middle of the room.  The sudden blaze
blew the curtain half-open.

The literal translation of this poem was made by Tom Boll

The final translated version of the poem is by Katherine Pierpoint


  1. September 16th, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    carol says:

    we have a rooster in our neighborhood. I can imagine curtains being blown open by this randy cock.