Who is Pablo Neruda

Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto (12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973), better known by his pen name and, later, legal name Pablo Neruda (/nəˈruːdə/; Spanish: [ˈpaβlo neˈɾuða]), was a Nobel Prize winning Chilean poet-diplomat and politician. Neruda became known as a poet when he was 13 years old, and wrote in a variety of styles, including surrealist poems, historical epics, overtly political manifestos, a prose autobiography, and passionate love poems such as the ones in his collection Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair (1924). He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971.

Neruda occupied many diplomatic positions in various countries during his lifetime and served a term as a Senator for the Chilean Communist Party. When President Gabriel Gon...
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Pablo Neruda Poems

  • Comment était L'espagne
    C'était l'Espagne serrée et sèche, pendant la journée
    le tambour est opaque,
    plaine et nid d'aigles, silence
    du temps fouetté. ...
  • Wie War Spanien?
    Es war eng und trocken Spanien, tagsüber
    Trommel ist undurchsichtig,
    Ebene und Adler nisten, Stille
    von gepeitschtem Wetter. ...
  • Cómo Era España
    Era España tirante y seca, diurno
    tambor de són opaco,
    llanura y nido de águilas, silencio
    de azotada intemperie. ...
  • Ode To Ironing
    Poetry is white:
    it comes from water swathed in drops,
    it wrinkles and gathers,
    this planet's skin has to spread out,...
  • If You Forget Me
    I want you to know
    one thing.

    You know how this is: ...
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I Love You 58 Love 58 Earth 49 Night 46 Light 44 Water 39 Sea 36 Heart 31 Life 28 Soul 27


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  • Bungalowcottage: “you can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” ― pablo neruda
  • Riyyaaaaaa: i am no longer in love with her, that's certain, but maybe i love her. love is short, forgetting is so long. -pablo neruda
  • Poetrymattersga: ✨ fun fact: although he was originally born as ricardo eliécer neftalí reyes basoalto, the poet later had his name legally changed to his nom de plume, pablo neruda ✨
  • Code_regan: in a dream gus fring cornered me in a byzantine hotel bathroom and asked if i had read pablo neruda. does anybody want to hangout
  • Iamshorgo: “if nothing saves us from death, at least love should save us from life.” ~ pablo neruda
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