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  • Haiku of the Week

    August 15, 2012

    the morning glory
    has claimed the well bucket—
    I'll go borrow water
    asagao ni
    tsurube torarete
    morai mizu
    Chiyo

    Sohan Gempo (Shoun, 1848-1922), Daruma Meditating. Ink on paper, 39 x 52.2 cm.
    From The Art of...


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  • Book Giveaway

    August 9, 2012

    Taking the Leap:
    Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears
    by Pema Chödrön
    Shambhala Library edition
    In this pithy, inspiring book, Pema Chödrön presents the Buddhist concept of shenpa, which can be translated...


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  • Haiku of the Week

    August 8, 2012

    in the cowshed
    mosquito voices darken—
    summer heat
    ushibeya ni
    ka no koe kuraki
    zansho kana

    Basho

    The Art of Haiku: Its History through Poems and Paintings by Japanese Masters by...


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  • Haiku of the Week

    August 8, 2012

    I turn off the light—
    my heart a precipice
    before the moon
    hi wo kesu ya kokoro gake nasu tsuki no mae
    by Shuson Kato, from Love Haiku: Japanese Poems of Yearning...


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  • Haiku of the Week

    August 1, 2012

    The husk of my body
    counts for nothing
    I just view the brightness
    of mountains and rivers
    as I search for the Way
    Utsusemi wa
    kazu naki mi nari
    yama kawa no
    sayakeki mitsutsu
    michi wo tazunena
    Ōtomo...


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