‘The Room Filled’ by Pia Tafdrup

‘The Room Filled’

by Pia Tafdrup, translated from the Danish by Anne Born

“The light changes
I lay a hand
on your shoulder

on the wall struck
by the sun falls the shadow…”

You can read the complete poem in the collection “Spring Tide”.

That poem was suggested by a Surrey resident for National Poetry Day.

light

Submit your favourite #light poem : tell us the title and poet, the first line of the poem or submit your own poem to be published on the blog in the month of October 2015.

Do you find your poem #light rather than heavy? Does it have a #light comedic feel? Are you celebrating the remaining #light of the year before the clocks go back?

NB: Any self written poems will be credited to you unless you specify otherwise. We cannot guarantee which poems will be included but will try to include as many as possible.

Please complete the form below:

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