I saw life, and felt anguish over the beloved.
The border river was flowing.
Margarita Serafimova was shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize 2017. She has two collections in the Bulgarian: Animals and Other Gods (2016), Demons and World (2017). Her work is forthcoming in Agenda, Trafika Europe, Poetic Diversity, TAYO, Transnational, SurVision, Bezine, Antinarrative, Home::Keep/ Geocommunetrics, Borfski Press, and appears in London Grip New Poetry, The Journal, A-Minor, Waxwing, StepAway, Ink, Sweat and Tears, Minor Literatures, Writing Disorder, The Birds We Piled Loosely, Noble/ Gas, Obra/ Artifact, Harbinger Asylum, Punch, Futures Trading, Ginosko, Dark Matter, Red Wolf, Window/ Patient Sounds, Basil O’Flaherty, Peacock Journal, Anti-Heroin Chic, Wild Word, Plum Tree Tavern, Oddball etc.