Barbara wrote a few blogs on generosity, in one she says: I am from the other school of where the original meaning or intent is most important. I am too an engineer whose interest is translating Chinese poetry into English. Fidgety Cats And Feline Pets. Her poems—short chunks of prose, dated like entries from a surrealist diary, and full of lists—delighted me as only language at the intersection of the Weird and the True can.
Take Note: Eleven New Collections by Asian American Poets
Classic Chinese and Japanese Love Poetry
My eyes will never look at the sky the same way again… The warmth of the sun shall not remedy my soul in the way…you found… you now know, The glow of the moon will no longer illuminate me…. I can never see you clearly But only feel you, the airy you with my sore soul from the shimmering moonlight on the lake. Obviously, such comprehensive communities needed to be abstract in the specific sense in which Benedict Anderson spoke of nations as imagined communities. Now we are changed minds. Audience response to this genre tended to not be exacting:
The first evolved through long gestation in pre-modern history. I have no idea what we ate! We talk about our health. Below are examples of poems about asian. A Silhouette of Excellence. We can now trek over anything that gets in our way. They freed me in the same way a vault frees a gymnast from the floor—into flight, into flips and twists, into a launch away from that which had held me down.
In real life things were more bewildering, and even frustrating. Silence prolongs the span, I wonder why the bus is moving so slow and the journey seems never-ending. We are back on track marching forward. During that year, I was always surrounded by friends, and I have been an extrovert most of my life, but there was a loneliness I couldn't quite place, a silence and quiet as I flipped the pages of those books and journals. She reminds us—if we have forgotten it, we ought to be ashamed—that we can and must learn to see differently, and have to feel something in the process.