RIINA KATAJAVUORI (b. 1968) first collection of poems Varkaan kirja (The Book of a Thief) appeared in 1992. Since that she has published four collections of poems. She has also written three books of prose and three children's books.
A summer's night, and the girls are telling secrets, accidents-on-purpose, the back seats of cars. Too many, too few. One creeps inside the house, into the bed, under the hanging basket of rowan-berries where the great epochs are dying.