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Mountain Tasting (Companions for the Journey)
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Mountain Tasting gathers a wide cross section of haiku and a selection of the diaries of the wandering Japanese poet, Santoka (1882-1940). Santoka lived his life in the long zen hermit wandering poetic tradition of Japan that includes Basho, Ryokan a...
Alive: New and Selected Poems (NYRB Poets)
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Finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in PoetryAmerican poet Elizabeth Willis has written an electrifying body of work spanning more than twenty years. With a wild and inquisitive lyricism, Willis—“one of the most outstanding poets of her generati...
Poem a Day, Vol. 1
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Once upon a time men and women of sense and sensibility knew by heart dozens of poems - Shakespeare's sonnets, stirring patriotic verse, odes to churchyards and elegies for the departed, the music of Swinburne or Poe or Yeats. Poems are meant to be ...
H Is For Haiku: A Treasury of Haiku from A to Z
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In H Is For Haiku: A Treasury of Haiku from A to Z, the late poet Sydell Rosenberg, a charter member of the Haiku Society of America and a New York City public school teacher, and illustrator Sawsan Chalabi offer an A-Z compendium of haiku that brin...
102 Haiku Journal: 17 Syllables to Say It All
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This unique journal guides and encourages you to reflect on your day in the style of everyone’s favorite short-form poem—the haiku. It offers 102 creative prompts to help you think about different aspects of your life and capture them in 17 sylla...
Lotus Moon: The Poetry of Rengetsu (Companions for the Journey)
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“One pleasure of discovering the lives and teachings of the rare women we find in the history of Buddhism is seeing how they take up the tragedies in their lives and transform them. Because their stories are less accessible—-finding someone like ...
The Sonnets (Penguin Poets)
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Originally published in 1964, The Sonnets by Ted Berrigan is considered by many to be his most important and influential book. This new annotated edition, with an introduction by Alice Notley, includes seven previously uncollected works. Like Shakesp...
Three Cornered World
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The Three Cornered World is the novelistic expression of the contrast between the Western ethical view of reality and the Eastern ethical view by one of Japan's most beloved authors. Natsume Soseki tells of an artist who retreats to a country resort ...
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Here are graceful and timeless poems by one of Japan's greatest modern writers, rendered by a master translator. Masaoka Shiki (1867–1902) is credited with modernizing Japan's two traditional verse forms, haiku and tanka. Born at a time of social a...
Downward Dog: Very Serious Haiku from a Very Serious Dog
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A book of haiku and illustrations from the mind of Martin, the talking, angst-ridden, introspective dog from the ABC TV series, Downward Dog.Samm Hodges is part of the writing and creative team of the ABC TV sitcom Downward Dog and he provides the di...
Book of Haikus (Penguin Poets)
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Highlighting a lesser-known aspect of one of America's most influential authors, this new collection displays Jack Kerouac's interest in and mastery of haiku. Experimenting with this compact poetic genre throughout his career, Kerouac often included ...
Two-Cornered Rooms: A Collection of Poetry and Haiku with Selected Micro-Fiction
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An inspired collection of contemplative poetry written over the last few years, whose stimulating themes run to subjects of philosophy, faith and spirituality. Also included is a provocative selection of small stories, written in the highly interesti...
Haiku Mind: 108 Poems to Cultivate Awareness and Open Your Heart
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Haiku, the Japanese form of poetry written in just three lines, can be miraculous in its power to articulate the profundity of the simplest moment—and for that reason haiku can be a useful tool for bringing us to a heightened awareness of our lives...
City of Pawns: A Collection of Poetry and Haiku
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781492330523, isbn: 1492330523,
“….poems….marked by their attention to the sound and rhythm of language….” – Kirkus Reviews “.…particularly lovely….” – Kirkus Reviews “….marked by strong political opinions and the skillful use of language.” – Kirkus Re...
One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each (Penguin Classics)
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A prize-winning translation of the most widely known and popular collection of Japanese poetry Hyakunin Isshu is the most famous and popular collection of Japanese poetry, and the first work of Japanese literature ever to be translated into Englis...
Solitude: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
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mpn: 9781400044238, ean: 9781400044238, isbn: 1400044235,
A literary sanctuary for what Shakespeare called “sessions of sweet silent thought,” this exquisite gathering of poems speaks to the consolations of solitude. Here is Wordsworth wandering “lonely as a cloud”; Poe confiding “all I loved, I l...
Haiku: A Poet's Guide
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The Narrow Road to Oku
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In the account which he named "The Narrow Road to Oku," Basho makes a journey lasting 150 days, in which he travels, on foot, a distance of 600 ri.This was three hundred years ago, when the average distance covered by travelers was apparently 9 ri pe...
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