"Lilies from America New and Selected Poems" Carmen Bugan
Carmen Bugan's family were forced to leave Ceaușescu's Romania where her parents' typewriter was buried in a crate behind their house and used on certain nights to type up political pamphlets before being buried again. In 'Portrait of a family'
'A few lines cowered the grass, outside the windows,
With the neighbors who watched the girl answering questions
To the strangers who s...