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White Egret

Over great jade peaks white egret arcs over high slings back around in low swoops. Azure flurries separate leave a great dragon fleet carved from idle cloud drifts. ~~~ Over great white peaks white egret arcs over high slings by … Continue reading

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Screaming Eagle Falling Fire Dive

Willows shift to the clatter of a traveling caravan, all blocks non-existent to a single focus gaze. Screaming eagle falling fire dive rends idle clouds, dead rat trails scattered runs. Slow wind drags red dust skyward. ~~~ Image found here: … Continue reading

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White Crane Thunder Feather Wing Flare

Wood bridge creaks under ancient forever’s – a solitary shuffle of a single shadow. Risen jade fist loses shape – cloaked by a clatter of a thousand starlings. White crane thunder feather wing flare breaks heaven – empty bridge trails … Continue reading

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White Heron Arc IIII

Starlight pools on idle robes. The leaves of the sugi trees play with the wind. White heron, still, reflects the blazing dipper. Forest floor rests – no rivers flow here now. ~~~ Image found here: http://www.toshidama-japanese-prints.com/item_228/Toyokuni-I-Ono-Sadakuro.htm

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White Heron Arc III

Tumbled snow hangs on impermanent clouds, white heron arc unfurls, and unfurls. Winter mountains on still bamboo, marked by a single line of blazing crimson. ~~~ No mind the pine wind flows, jade and emerald rivers meander around ancient pillars. … Continue reading

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White Heron Arc II

White crane slices through vast yellow, white egret scythes clear azure. White heron arcs through cloud peaks, white swan slashes duckweed carpets. Fissure waves split mountains to dust. Radiant dipper shines through heavens open seam.An immortal wind takes blossoms from … Continue reading

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White Heron Arc/The Sugi Trees

Over the vast peaks of dragon back mountains ten thousand clouds roll down the big dipper. Cat tails slink into empty back streets, a white heron arc dances with a silver crane swipe. For a second, a crimson cloud unfurls … Continue reading

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