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Syndic No.52 ~ Noris Roberts ~ “I Want To” ~ August 2022

I WANT TO

Written by Noris Roberts

Translated from the Spanish by the poet

Narrated by Kristine Doll

Venezuela

I want to soak in your waters to keep from drying out,

contemplate you and steal a kiss while you sleep;

thinking of you I have revived

 

I want to delve into your unredeemed silence,

in the sketch of your kisses;

solemnly roam your body

 

I want the fragrance of your breath,

the longing of your gaze,

dripping on my skin

 

Yours is my raving,

the desire, the dishonest nakedness when I dream of you,

yours is my will

 

I want,

I want to have you with me

 

Noris Roberts was born in the city of Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela. She received her Ph.D. in Commercial Law at the Universidad Santa Maria, in Caracas. In 2002 I published The Mirror of the Soul, a limited edition that was privately sold to help fund a healthcare foundation for abandoned and poverty stricken children. She has published in a myriad of literary magazines and several poetry anthologies. In addition, two collections of her poems will soon be published. She has two websites: “De Letra en Letra” and “Palabras Pinceladas” Recently she  was honored by being appointed Peace Ambassador for Cercle Universel de la Paix representing Venezuela and was awarded with Naji Naaman’s Literary Prize (honorary member of Maison Naaman pour la Culture).

 

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