What day knits night forgets

Hi, folks! Stuart and Richard are hosting the Spanish and Portuguese Reading Months in July & August, and I will take this opportunity not only to read some damn good books written in the last flower of Lazio, but also to showcase some of my favourite Portuguese-speaking poets. To start, you have three poems by Brazilian poet Ana Martins Marques,…

Ana Martins Marques

Ana Martins Marques (1977) is a Brazilian poet. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Literature and a PhD in Comparative Literature from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG). Awards Prêmio Cidade de Belo Horizonte (2007 and 2008) Prêmio Literário da Fundação Biblioteca Nacional (2012) Prêmio Alphonsus de Guimaraens (2013) Premio Portugal Telecom de Literatura (shortlisted, 2014) Prémio da…