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詩歌写真鏡 李白 Ri Haku from the series Mirrors of Japanese and Chinese Poems (Shiika shashin kyō) ...

The lofty character of Chinese poets as well as the time-honored theme of the poet Li Bo viewing a waterfall are transformed by Hokusai into a joyous, thrilling spectacle of natural wonder … 58 more words


Resting Place.

In my interpretation, Wang Wei’s classical quatrain
becomes a tristich or tercet with cadence.

Thanks again to Robert Okaji for re-posting
the transliteration of another evocative Chinese poem. 8 more words

"She continued writing all her life ...

persevering through war, exile, imprisonment
and the loss of her fortune.” So writes
the translator Wendy Chen of Li Qingzhao
known for her ci––her poems set to music. 93 more words


鹿柴 (王维) - Deer Park (Wang Wei)

鹿柴 (王维)





Deer Park (Wang Wei) 349 more words

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