I write as a form of self-expression, fulfillment, transcendence and healing, to transmute pain and experience into beauty.

—Hélène Cardona


Publications include poetry,       translations, reviews         & interviews

Life in Suspension

Dreaming My Animal Selves

Beyond Elsewhere by Gabriel Arnou-Laujeac, translated by Hélène Cardona

Ce que nous portons by Dorianne Laux, translated by Hélène Cardona

Whitman’s Civil War Writings: La Guerre de Sécession de Whitman, translated by Hélène Cardona

The Birnam Wood by José Manuel Cardona, translated by Hélène Cardona

Poems in Literary Journals

Translations in Literary Journals

Reviews, Interviews, and other Editorial Work

The Astonished Universe

Ce que nous portons
Dreaming My Animal Selves
Beyond Elsewhere

Tell me, what is it you plan to do                                                                                                                                                                         with your one wild and precious life?

—Mary Oliver