by Alexandru Raduta from Galati, Romania
|George Cosbuc |
George Cosbuc is known as a famous Romanian poet. He also taught in schools, translated stories and poems from other languages, and worked as a journalist. He was born on September 20, 1866 and died on May 9, 1918. Although he lived a hundred years ago, his poems are very real and a delight for the readers.
He wrote a lot of poems. The best of his poems, in my opinion are: “Iarna pe ulita”, “Vestitorii primaverii," and “Noapte de vara”.
It's a pity his poems are not known outside Romania because I think children everywhere would like to read his lovely poems. I'm thinking about translating some easy poems to start with, and then, who knows...
|This is his family's house (wikipedia.org)|
George Cosbuc is my hero because he wrote a lot of poems and I like them all. His poems are interesting and beautiful for all the children in the world. He understood children's thinking and behaviour very well. I think he is the best Romanian poet. I would like to have his inspiration and his gift.
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