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Spring Night Rain

Poem for a rainy day

It rained all last night here in Oz, it is raining now and will rain all day, and tomorrow. This is unusual. 362 more words

English

muddled walk on an early Spring night

a hazy full moon
staggers through the naked trees
no—it’s I who’s drunk

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© Gregory V Driscoll  2017

Poetry

The Book of Disquiet [1]

Bernardo Soares (Fernando Pessoa), in his The Book of Disquiet:

I see life as a roadside inn where I have to stay until the coach from the abyss pulls up. 369 more words

Poetry

Translation: Spring Night (Su Tung-p'o)

Poem: Spring Night (春宵)
Poet: Su Tung-p’o

Original:

春宵一刻值千金
花有清香月有阴
歌管楼台声细细
秋千院落夜沉沉

Translation (mine):

Spring night, one moment worth a thousand gold coins;
faint scent of flowers, shadowy moon. 369 more words

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Spring Night [Su Tung-p'o]

Poem: Spring Night
Poet: Su Tung-p’o

Spring night—one hour worth a thousand gold coins;
clear scent of flowers, shadowy moon.
Songs and flutes upstairs—threads of sound; 352 more words

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