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By Nina Kossman

" .. .1 haven't any love for all times as such; for me it starts off to have value, i.e., to obtain which means and weight, merely whilst it really is reworked, i.e., in paintings. If I have been taken past the ocean­ into paradise-and forbidden to write down, i'd refuse the ocean and paradise. i do not desire lifestyles as a specific thing in itself." This, written via Tsvetayeva in a letter to her Czech buddy, Teskova, in 1925, may perhaps stand as an inscription to her lifestyles. Marina Tsvetayeva was once born in Moscow on September 26, 1892. Her fathel~ a well known paintings historian and philolo­ gist, based the Moscow Museum of the positive Arts, referred to now because the Pushkin Museum; her mom, a pianist, died younger, in 1906. Marina all started writing poetry on the age of six. Her first ebook, night Album, contained poems she had writ­ ten earlier than she grew to become seventeen, and loved experiences by way of the poet, painter, and mentor of younger writers, Max Voloshin, the poet Gumilyov, and the Symbolist critic and poet, Valerii Bryusov. Voloshin and Gumilyov welcomed the seventeen­ year-old poet as their equivalent; Bryusov used to be extra serious of her, notwithstanding he too, in his personal belligerent means, said her expertise.

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