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Jiangning Bridge

Snow has barely thawed As blossom breaks bare branches. Spring takes its first step.

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Nanjing Spring

Last weeks it was snow This week; twenty-eight degrees. Springtime in Nanjing!

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Stupor

When I woke today Something in the wintry air Whispered “Stay in bed!”

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Spot the Haiku

We had a cold snap here last week. Monday night there fell at least six inches of snow and by Friday night there was nothing. Saturday was a mild morning. The weather here can change on a dime. Tonight is … Continue reading

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Variations on Du Fu’s To the Snow

We have been looking a ‘translating’  some of the great Chinese Poets again this term and this is one of my examples from this year. I would emphasise that we were not looking to faithfully translate but to provide variations … Continue reading

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Haiku Triptych….sort of thing.

I thought I might try out something new- after all that is part of the game: Cold snow of winter. I plead with your frosted heart To take me with you,

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My Mark

MB ’12    

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