Sarah Arvio’s forthcoming book, tentatively titled Poet in Spain, a translation of poems and a play by Federico García Lorca, will be out from Knopf in 2017. Her earlier books are night thoughts: 70 dream poems & notes from an analysis, Sono: cantos, and Visits from the Seventh (Knopf 2002, 2006 and 2013) She has won the Rome Prize and a National Endowment for the Arts Translation Fellowship, among other honors. For many years a translator for the United Nations in New York and Switzerland, she has also taught poetry at Princeton. She now lives in Maryland, by the Chesapeake Bay.
Two Views of Bercy
It seems that the sun has stopped and will move no more