The Beautiful Toilet

Blue, blue is the grass about the river And the willows have overfilled the close garden. And within, the mistress, in the midmost of her youth. White, white of face, hesitates, passing the door. Slender, she puts forth a slender hand; And she was a courtezan in the...

Empty words…

These I know are more than empty words: Our life’s a play of light and shade, Returning at last to the Void. …from “Returning to Live in the Country II,” by Tao Yuanming (陶淵明), which is one of the Top-10 Country Songs Of All Time. (Translation from...