Who is Octavio Paz

Octavio PazPaz in 1988BornOctavio Paz Lozano
(1914-03-31)March 31, 1914
Mexico City, MexicoDiedApril 19, 1998(1998-04-19) (aged 84)
Mexico City, MexicoOccupationWriterpoetdiplomat
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Octavio Paz Poems

  • Piedra De Sol
    La treizième revient...c'est encor la première;
    et c'est toujours la seule-ou c'est le seul moment;
    car es-tu reine, ô toi, la première ou dernière?
    es-tu roi, toi le seul ou le dernier amant? ...
  • No More Clichés
    Beautiful face
    That like a daisy opens its petals to the sun
    So do you
    Open your face to me as I turn the page....
  • Across
    I turn the page of the day,
    writing what I'm told
    by the motion of your eyelashes.
    ...
  • Counterparts
    In my body you search the mountain
    for the sun buried in its forest.
    In your body I search for the boat
    adrift in the middle of the night....
  • Summit And Gravity
    There's a motionless tree
    And another one coming forward
    A river of trees
    Hits my chest...
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Night 9 Body 6 Open 4 Sun 4 Light 4 Water 3 Moment 3 World 3 Room 2 Dark 2


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