Shnorig Vorperian is an Armenian woman poet living in Addis Ababa. Translated from the Armenian by Diana Der Hovanessian. /
June 22, 1981
The rain has poured a million suns into the ditches, tiny spinning blinking suns on lashes of the grass. The rain has brought my eyes a flood of suns. Don't think $ %that these are tears I'm blinking back.
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