Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Desanka Maksimovic


Desanka Maksimovic (1898 - 1993) was one of Serbia's best-loved poets.  Wiki has this to say about her:  Desanka Maksimović was a Serbian poet, writer and translator. Her first works were published in the literary journal Misao in 1920, while she was studying at the University of Belgrade. Within a few years, her poems appeared in the Serbian Literary Herald, Belgrade's most influential literary publication.

WATCHING OVER THE BOTANICAL GAEDEN

 These two, with matching statues on the other side of the entrance, watch over Belgrade's Botanical Garden. Looks like they've been...