© Copyright Valentina Battler. All rights reserved
Paintings are accompanied by the author's poems. Translated into English by Andrey Kneller
Painting on Xuan paper, 58 х 65 cm, 2004
A frightened fledgling, cold and listless,
Had strayed. The fog was dim and dank.
And bowing down, the gloomy witness,
Got wedged between the Ying and Yang.