SCIONS OF PRISON
Dangerous Whispers from the Dungeons
(A forthcoming anthology of Albanian and Romanian prison poets)
The poets were locked away and thus the fields no longer bore fruit.
Contra Naturam, preface to Prison Poems anthology by Zahu Pană, 1982
I wandered like a wolf/ and remained untamed/ forever wolf,/ never/ learning/ to bark with the dogs.
Interview with DEMOSTENE ANDRONESCU