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After the Black Crow Comes to Take Me Away, I Compose These Lines

Note: This poem is not a translation but was created by free-associating with the traditional Chinese characters found one of Mei Yao-ch'en's last poems, written over 960 years ago. 353 more words

Large-billed Crow

I read where crows are one of the smartest birds. There is a lot of evidence here in my neighborhood of Onohara-nishi, a suburb of Osaka. 194 more words


From the Skies

Guess what’s nesting in the trees all around where I live? Crows. And guess what they do? Poop.¬†I was ambivalent about them before, but I’ve decided: I really hate crows.


Busy flights in the morning - the crow, the crane and the UFO...

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Language Event

A friend of mine gave me a book of poetry a few months ago. Titled Shaking the Pumpkin, it is a rich and careful compendium of traditional poems from Native North Americans, edited by Jerome Rothenberg. 316 more words



This morning I added three¬†informative Facebook link comments, one from Becky, one from Lesley O’Neill, and one from Jackie herself, to yesterday’s post. 330 more words