Leonard Kress

Leonard Kress has published two collections, The Centralia Mine Fire and Sappho's Apples. Orphics will appear in 2003 on Kent State University Press. He has also translated the work of the 16th century Polish poet, Jan Kochanowski and recently completed a new verse translation of the 19th century Polish Romantic epic of Adam Mickiewicz, Pan Tadeusz. He teaches at Owens College in Ohio.

EPR #5

Two poems (after the Polish of Szymon Zimorowic, 1608-29):

1. She Handed Me an Orange Before We Danced
       Hipolit: Polish by Szymon Zimorowic

2. The Smuggler
       Serapion: Polish by Szymon Zimorowic



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