Ancient Fire: Poems and Translations
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Ancient Fire: Poems and Translations

By Peter Saint-Andre
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Book Description

A collection of poetry translations and original poems, containing a generous helping of Sappho and Horace as well as classically-infused reflections on contemporary life.

Table of Contents
  • Ancient Fire
  • Deathless Aphrodite on your lavish throne
  • Come here to me from Crete
  • Some say...
  • He seems to me...
  • Fragments on Eros
  • I Have Completed a Monument
  • The Muses' Friend
  • What Shall a Singer Ask of Apollo?
  • A Priest of the Muses
  • You Shun Me
  • Deep with Snow
  • The Snows Have Fled
  • Keep a Tranquil Mind
  • The Fleeting Years
  • It's Better to Live
  • This Aegean Storm
  • You Who Measured the Sea
  • Pluck the Day
  • In the Garden
  • The Measure
  • Cobalt
  • Troubadour
  • Liaison D'Etre
  • No Exit
  • Moving Violation
  • On a Visit to the Musée Rodin
  • Indivisible
  • The Problem of the One and the Many
  • Urban Haiku
  • Four Ditties
  • Drought
  • Ivy, My Enemy
  • Editor
  • Fond Wish
  • Crossroads
  • Jesus in Atlantis
  • Reflections on My Father's Life
  • Paying for Shade
  • Looking up at the Sky
  • The Course of the Sun
  • Copyright
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