This anonymous ballad is about King Rodrigo, the so-called “last king of the Goths.” Continue reading The Ballad of King Rodrigo
I translated this Spanish poem by Bartolome de Argensola into English. Continue reading Though You’re Descended from the Goths of Old
This is a new English translation of “Coplas por la muerte de su padre” by Jorge Manrique. Continue reading “Verses on the Death of His Father” by Jorge Manrique
I translated this Spanish poem by Rubén Darío into English. Continue reading Autumn Verses
This is a bilingual (Spanish-English) poem. Continue reading The Cosmos Reveals His Command
This poem by St. John of the Cross is presented in Spanish and English. Continue reading Verses of the Soul that Aches to See God
This is a Spanish sonnet that I translated into English. Continue reading O World, You Are Afflicting Me, But Why?