Tag Archives: Recluse

Kirin

Flame flicked through bamboo groves. Light breaks on jade peaks. A shard of bark without inscription rests under bamboo flowers that contains the universe, and everything outside of it. No tracks line the ground, no burn marks the leaves. ~~~ … Continue reading

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Here Be Dragons

~~~ ~~~ ~~~ And the rest! (There’s a film grain one I really like of the two plasticine recluses) And a big thank you to¬†ManicDdaily (http://manicddaily.wordpress.com/) for inspiring this post.

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Bramble Gate (Poems)

Your bramble gate open and empty winter snow blossoms can visit as they please His hut is empty ravens sit on the roof. From the closed bramble gate footsteps lead to the clouds From one mountain to another a light … Continue reading

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Sky Raft (Hermitage) (Poems and Fragments) (Set II)

Derailed mind in need of calm and respite against the Sky Rafts ongoing collapse amidst rot, infighting and jungle intrusions. I left to the mountain peaks and deep forests, unable to return to a normal life. A clearing overlooked the … Continue reading

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Lantern (2 poems)

At the foot of the mountain, a lantern illuminates a small   patch of the night. Moths gather around the light,   mistaking it for a crescent moon. ~~~ Deep within the bamboo forest the mountain recluse lights   the … Continue reading

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Cut Up – 5 Chinese poets and poems

I have been thinking of a cut – up piece for a while now. But whenever I have tried to create a cut – up whatever I was writing was always written with the intention of being cut up, and … Continue reading

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Mountain Recluse (Hermitage) (A series of fragments)

The cliff rises out of the dense mist, the summit shadowed by thick clouds, drifting in azure sky. Birds navigate in the heavens, gibbons cry out from boundless forests. Dwelling deep within these rivers and mountains, I journey back to … Continue reading

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Mado

We are distant from Mado but its residents are near. If you seek Mado you will not find it. If you are seeking you are thinking and Mado requires a clear mind. If you are being sought then you shall … Continue reading

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