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20 YEARS LATER – “Unconscious Civilization”

Special introduction by John Ralston Saul president of International PEN, for Macedonian published edition  “Unconscious Civilization” by POETICS –  Society of Arts in 2015. Skopje, Macedonia     I am a snake not an...

nenaslovena-meseceva-sonata

Untitled Moonlight Sonata

  “Afterwards she sat on the floor. Sad and breathless. She looked at him in the eyes. “What do you think of men, Yon?” she asked him. There was a long silence. Sunk in...

pece-konecna

Eyes with the Colour of Shoes

  “Lying on a three-piece leather sofa at a psychiatric clinic, Nestor is trying to remember how it came to pass that he should attend that funeral. His psychiatrist, Marta, a successful young woman,...

gjoko

Selection of poetry by Gjoko Zdraveski

    freedom my grandad enclosed his courtyard with a fence and thus won a plot of land, though he lost the world. and then he started to partition that plot of land and...

minotaur

Minotaurus

  A familiar voice came to her ears among the noises of pale suits, metal, concrete, electronic panels and practical wishes. But when she turned over on the platform, nobody seemed to go towards...

nenad-diveristy

Fog

Skopje. Corrected discourse. It is drizzling outside. One half of the city is underwater, the other one wounded, floats across the city lake. A bird hits the half-opened shutter. Third one so far. By...

ptici

BEI DAO – 50th winner of the “Golden Wreath” Award of Struga Poetry Evenings

Bei Dao is laureate of the “Golden Wreath” Award оf Struga Poetry Evenings for 2015. He is the 50th winner of this most prestigious international award for poetry.     The Boundary I want to...

goran-stefanovski

Eating salt

  During our civil wars CNN showed us as tribes with complicated names and strange political habits. Against this backdrop were the groomed and coherent CNN reporters, in pristine shirts, putting order into the...