Grzegorz Wroblewski



He resembled me.

I held him up to my lips,

then threw him into the salty

water. He sank to the bottom.

I heard a giggle.

An invitation to play





Translated by Piotr Gwiazda 

“Twin” was published in The Nation (June 22-29, 2015).


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