Neruda Pablo 1904 έως 1973 (69)

I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees.


Pablo Neruda,born as Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto was a Chilean poet-diplomat and politician (July 12, 1904 – September 23, 1973). He derived his pen name from the Czech poet Jan Neruda. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971. Neruda wrote in a variety of styles, including surrealist poems, historical epics, overtly political manifestos, a prose autobiography, and erotically charged love poems such as the ones in his collection Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair (1924). He often wrote in green ink, which was his personal symbol for desire and hope.