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Folding Mulberries

Forests no forests. Mountains no mountains. Rivers no rivers. In radiant dipper blaze a tiger plumbs azure depths. ~~~ A fly regains balance in prevailing dragon roars. Mulberry clusters are folded by a jade fist. A moths eyebrow arches over … Continue reading

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Warblings

ancient forever warblings unwind, and unwind. dust splitters in ten thousand radiant colours. across dragon vast star rivers, the mountains in bright dipper light are still mountains. ~~~ Image found here: http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/hiroshige/shrines-in-snowy-mountains I’ve been reading Murakami (he’s the dealer, i’m … Continue reading

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Purple and Black

words no poems.poems no words. dream world twisted.smoke plumes black and purple.empty space. emptiness no idleness.idleness no emptiness. ~~~ poems no words.words no poems. red buffalo sends ten thousand things crashing.purple tapir renders it as smoke plumes pink and black.star … Continue reading

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Idle Willows

Empty vast heaven yields arced yellow to gleaming beetle horns. Trees topple, and topple. Under the idle willows the resting sage plays with splits of sunlight. Thoughts fritter, and fritter. ~~~ Gleaming beetle horns wrench shining arcs from the vast … Continue reading

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Moths Eyebrow

Great wind arcs, and cuts. But the pine trees still, and stiller. By candle light a sage catches a moths eyebrow arching. Effortless flow of empty sleeves unfurls the bright shining dipper. ~~~ By the sages candle light, the arching … Continue reading

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Black and Yellow

Phoenix feather tumbles into a lotus of ten thousand petals, in faraway forests the maple leaves fall, and fall. Beetles and dragons argue in black and yellow arcs over empty vast sky, the sage wanders jade mountains, each footfall a … Continue reading

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Heavens Bridge

Beetle horns collide, unleash forked arcs of heavens power. A wanderer on heavens bridge watches the dipper crash in water vast. Magpie fleets seek the vast star void. From star filled rivers oxen drink. ~~~ Image found here: http://japanhinomaru.blogspot.co.uk/2012/02/mitologia-japonesa.html My … Continue reading

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Grand Spear (Mark II)

waves no waves. swells no swells. heavens grand spear rends, and rends. under heavens bridge eight universes shine, and shine. ~~~ Attempt at writing https://skyraft.wordpress.com/2013/06/03/grand-spear/ with fewer words.

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Fireworks

Loose tethered maple leaves released by gentle wind. Straw hats slink into alleyways under dipper bright skies. Shades of red, gold and green scatter in a firework night. In light and folds, a paper buddha exists in flux. ~~~ Image … Continue reading

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Phoenix Feather

 Armour in vines. Sword in weeds. Phoenix feathers solitary blaze sought in the vast, empty black. The dipper shines bright. Multi petal lotus unfurls ten thousand colours. ~~~ Phoenix feather. Empty vast black. The dipper shines bright. Many petal lotus … Continue reading

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