Ludy Bührs


The topics she writes about are very diverse, so are the poetry styles she applies. As a Dutch translator and poet, having lived in Cambodia's capital city Phnom Penh for 2.5 years, in 2008 she published "Op de ruïnes van een rijk" (On the Ruins of an Empire) ISBN 978-90-8834-483-1 with 6…

He's moving closer
to his truth, in registers
of a composer.

Thoughtfully trying,
he's working on his dream day,
aware of prying.

Restoring old times
from the grey of memories
and lead-footed chimes,

escorted by cries,
in ecstasy his final chord
will therefrom arise.