silva, rui

He was a Madeiran poet who published his texts in various periodicals in the region, but also in some Brazilian press. He was a romantic writer, bucolic, sensitive, with a unique and even strange sentimentality. His verses, with poetic value, show spontaneity and rigor in terms of metric and deal with philosophical and romantic themes. Professionally, he was a designer of embroidery in a company in Funchal. He died while preparing to publish a collection of poetic texts.

Keywords: poetry; sentimentality; philosophy; romanticism; bucolic.