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

Painting on Xuan paper, 58 х 65 cm, 2004

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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.

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