Kinga Fabó




Not Because It’s Chic

Here I have a place
where I can be sad.
I adore it. I adore it.

I exist only in roles.
I want colors! Colors!
Just as above me the sky is always blue.

Not because it’s chic. Not because of that.





Kinga Fabó is a published Hungarian poet (linguist, essayist). Her bilingual (Indonesian-English) poetry book Poison  has just come out. She has an essay on Sylvia Plath as well. Website:


Note: Translated by Michael Castro and Gábor G. Gyukics

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