02 February 2012

POLAND : Nobel Poet Szymborska Dead At 88.


      Poetess Wislawa Szymborska...who won the Nobel prize in 1996...died in Krakow from lung cancer...at age 88.
      She was known for using simple words to convey playful and often political verses.
     The Nobel committee called her the 'Mozart of poetry'.
      In 60 years of writing...she produced fewer than 400 poems.