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A Rainy-Day Mind Poem inspired by Han-Shan

The rains have come to Cold Mountain.
Skinflints, we won’t turn on the heat.
We sneeze into our mufflers
Shuffling around the kitchen in thick socks. 28 more words

Han-Shan

Something Wonderful

As we relax and renew ourselves, a lovely moment of peace to ponder:

Spring water is pure in an emerald stream

moonlight is white on Cold Mountain

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Another Poem Inspired by Han-Shan

I’M HAPPY WITH MY WAY OF LIFE

I’m happy with my life, mostly
Steep hill, cracked driveway, yard overgrown.
My shifting moods are mostly subdued; 72 more words

Han-Shan

A poem inspired by Han-Shan, the Chinese poet called Cold Mountain

Writing poems inspired by Han-Shan, inspired by Gary Snyder’s translations — and the translations of others.

Poem #1 After Hanshan
I’M HAPPY WITH MY WAY OF LIFE… 68 more words

Han-Shan

Where with white clouds for my pillow, I sleep

A long time ago, and I just remembered it recently for some reason, when I used the Opera browser for awhile, there was this lovely odd thing. 304 more words

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Cold Mountain

 Clambering up the Cold Mountain path,
The Cold Mountain trail goes on and on;
The long gorge choked with scree and boulders,
The wide creek, the mist-blurred grass. 349 more words

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