World Poetry Day 2016, March the 21st: “Rub: Predicament

Erhabene Poesie: “A Borboleta Vermelha” by Helena de Sousa


Deep Blue: “River Gurara Shipwreck” (38°24’42″N – 9°13’11″W), 24/11/2001, 03/08/2002
To Read What Hasn’t Been Written: “Ler o Que Não Foi Escrito” by João Barrento, Walter Benjamin, Paul Celan

2015 Pessoa Prize: Rui Chafes

Energywellness Poetry: “Arranhando Armário” by Maria Rosa Pereira

Writing Derring-do: “Would you be interested in writing something based on a picture?” Yes: “Onlookers and Witnesses” is the answer
Shakespeare, Dylan Thomas, and I: The Rub of Death, the Rub of Love
Shakespeare and I: “Shakespeare’s Language

Shakespeare and I: “A Haiku Poem
Shakespeare and I: “Love’s Prick
When I die I’ll come back, to fetch the moments I didn’t live by the sea: “Obra Poética” by Sophia de Melo Breyner Andresen

To Sonnetate or not to Sonnetate, that is the Question: “Os Sonetos de Shakespeare” by William Shakespeare and Vasco Graça Moura

Red Poetry: “Praça da Canção” by Manuel Alegre, José Rodrigues (drawings), Paula Morão (introduction)
The Meaning of Poetry: Folhas Caídas e Flores sem Fruto” by Almeida Garrett
Gesang is Dasein: “Rilkeana” by Ana Hatherly
Ana Hatherly, Portuguese Poet-Painter, May 8 1929 – August 5 2015

Camoens vs Shakespeare: “Retratos de Camões” by Vasco Graça Moura

Converting Banality into Transcendence: “Poesia, Saudade da Prosa” by Manuel António Pina