[The slow path]
paperback, 40 pp., 1. edition
published: june 2018
recommended price: 160 czk
The apt title of this most recent collection of poetry by the classic of Czech poetry, Karel Šiktanc, presents his poems written between 2016–2018. Reflecting the poet’s age, they exude serene wisdom and humbleness towards the world and a life fully lived. It is published on the occasion of the poet’s 90th birthday.
The image on the cover and frontispiece is a reproduction of Adriena Šimotová’s graphics.