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a poem by Hafiz about love

By Wendy Fernstrum

Minneapolis, Minnesota: fernwerks press, 2015. Edition of 100.


3.25 x 3.25"; 14 pages. Letterpress printed. Paper-covered boards with title label inset on front board. Signed and numbered by the artist. 


Hafiz, a Persian poet (c. 1320 – 1389), known for his lyrical poems. A very simple poem about love with no expectations.

Even after all this time,

the sun never says to the earth,

"You owe me."

Look what happens with a love like that.

It lights the whole sky.

a poem by Hafiz about love

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