Grzegorz Wroblewski

Stones

 

They were here before I arrived.

They will survive catastrophe. They have no souls,

but are immortal. All in all,

only that matters.

 

 


 Translated by Piotr Gwiazda 

“Stones” was published in Pleiades 35.2 (2015).

 

You can read and listen to the poem in the original Polish here.