Monday Night Poetry Club

The original Ukrainian version of this poem was read at Yaroslava’s wake. It’s a bit nationalistic, but it translates beautifully. Testament (Ukrainian: Zapovit) When I am dead, bury me In my beloved Ukraine, My tomb upon a grave mound high Amid the spreading plain, So that the fields, the boundless steppes, The Dnieper’s plunging shoreContinue reading “Monday Night Poetry Club”