Katerina has taken on the challenge of translating poems from Bulgarian and publishing 365 of them on her blog during 2015! This is post number 55!
I learned to discern
the flight of cranes from those of mallards
high in the sky that’s not an easy job
with such skill I’ll somehow get along in life
Author: Petja Heinrich
Translated from Bulgarian by Katerina Stoykova-Klemer
Petja Heinrich is the author of a five books of poetry, most recently Lotus (Small Stations Press, 2014). She is the founder of the print poetry journal “But Poetry.” She lives and works in Dusseldorf, Germany.