Diary: Dec, 07 – Mar, 08
Dec, 07: Pokhara, Nepal.
under the shade of pipal
the ballad, “Lakshimi phiri-ri…” –
the long stone-step path to the Himalayas
Jan, 08: Takatsuki, Osaka.
crows’ cries in the dusk cedar clump a snowdrift below
Feb, 08: Okuma, Okinawa.
beach umbrella folded up under sunshine – north wind
Mar, 08: Shisendo Temple, Kyoto.
36 ancient Chinese poets
look down suspiciously on poets
sketching the garden