Paintings are accompanied by the author's poems. Translated into English by Andrey Kneller

Painting on Xuan paper, 66 x 66 cm, 2006

AT SUNSET

 

 

Achieving quiet harmony in flight
       During the day,
Two cranes, as in a dream,
       Soared in the rays.
The sun observed their snowy souls
       And spilled
The evening dusk across the sky
       As all grew still.

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