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

Painting on Xuan paper, 50 x 64 cm, 2004

HERONS AT THE POND

 

 

In the creek, in the fog, in the calm,

The herons stroll in a chain.

And the soul will flinch if the bird

Suddenly squawks from the cane.

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