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Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-057
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
.... this night Fu Chou's moon 2. boudoir middle only alone watch 3· at-a- pity small son daughter distance 4· not-yet know remember Ch'ang An 5· fragrant...
Book Chapter

By Rafael Campo
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
...Oysters Your concentration while you’re shucking them Is fierce: they fight against your prying blade, As if intent to guard some plumbless gem Of truth. I squeeze some fruit for lemonade; The yellow rinds become a fragrant pile. More scraping from the deck, a...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-127
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
...] 4· falling flower/s water fragrant straw home/s late [7] 5· broken bridge head sell- fish- men scatter [7] 1. Under the afterglow, 2. Wine-flags are slow. 3. Yet to reach the shore-two three boats. 4. Falling flowers, scented water, straw huts in the...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-132
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... house [7] 5· sun set fragrant flower fisherman woodcutters talk [7] 6. hundred years below [4] (since 1. Graveyard crows. 2. Old palace flowers. 3. Smoke and water and ink-paintings filled with sorrows. 4. High halls, carved...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... Ts'an- t'sung road 2. rugged not easy walk , 3· mountain/s from mans face rIse 4· cloud/s beside horse head grow 5· fragrant tree/s...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... shine 4· clear spring; fountain stone/s upon flow 5· bamboo/s voice/s return wash girlls 6. lotus move down fisherman boat 7· at-will spring fragrant-grass stop 8. nobles...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-112
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... cloud/s wish-to cross fragrant cheek/s snow [7] 3· lazy get-up draw moth- eyebrows [5] 4· do makeup comb wash late [5] 5· reflect flower front rear mirror/s [5] 6. flower face...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-078
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
...WU-CHOEH: TWO POEMS Tu Fu NO.1 1. late sun riverls mountainls beautiful 2. spring wind/s flowerls grass fragrant 3· soil thaw fly swallow/s 4· sand warm sleep drake-and...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-114
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... 314 TUNE: "WALK ON THE IMPERIAL STREET" Fan Chung-yen (989-1052) 1. Confused leaves fall, fluttering fragrant steps. 2. Night stills. 3. Cold cracks. 4. Bead-blinds rolled up: jade chamber is empty. 5. Sky thins: Milky Way touches the ground. 6. This night each year 7. Moonlight...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... year 0 Amarcrinum howardii [0 Amarcrinum memoria-corsii] bloomed from the middle of August into the first week of November. The fragrant pink lilies are lovely with the hardy begonia [Begonia grandis], Sedum spectabile, and false dragonhead [Physostegia], and it is nice to have blue masses...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-103
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... fragrant enclosure (with the house and terrace on two sides) is only about thirty feet square. It reminds me of Reginald Farrer’s saying: ‘‘A little garden, the littler the better, is your richest chance of happiness and success When I went through the gate, the garden looked as if it had been...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387503-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8750-3
... 1970s. Yet the intensity ofthelastversecanalsobereadasachillingannouncementoftheShiningPath’s particular vision, not just of justice, but of the vengeance necessary to completely destroy the old order. The dictator shifts his gaze and a rose acclaimed as fragrant falls, in a slice...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... gardens fragrant with sa√ron flowers to invite them, and let the watchman against thieves and birds, guardian Priapus, Lord of Hellespont, protect them with his willow hook Pan, the Arcadian god of shepherds, later became the guardian of bees, and was at times worshipped as the god...
Book Chapter

By Rafael Campo
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
... unremarkable, his body perfect as if shielding what the poet would forgive as humanness, not even some enlargement in a gland or some small blemish on his fragrant skin. I notice their exchange of glances as they pass each other in my waiting room; one...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... Legendre came by a few days later, a wintersweet was still in full, fresh, and fragrant bloom in my garden as well as at the W. B. Mayers’ and the Edwin Clarksons’. Mr. Legendre was interested in the variations in the flowers, and he said their scents di√ered too. Perhaps this is why there...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... write, on January 29, Sunday’s fine, powdery snow is melting and the winter flowers are, for the most part, as fresh and fragrant as ever. The wintersweet and Camellia ‘Dawn’ have su√ered, but they have been in bloom for weeks and were already fading. Still, some fresh buds are coming out. The mahonia...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... September if not before. One year 0 Amarcrinum howardii [0 Amarcrinum memoria-corsii] bloomed from the middle of August into the first week of November. The fragrant pink lilies are lovely with the hardy begonia [Begonia grandis], Sedum spectabile, and false dragonhead [Physostegia], and it is...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
.... She said they were the only seeds that came up in the first garden that she planted when she was a little girl and for the first season in her German garden. But hers were the old, sturdy, and probably much more fragrant forms, not the modern improved varieties that are considered scarcely worth...
Published: 06 March 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382133-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8213-3
... THE BROTHERS SHU ~\ SuTong The story of Fragrant Cedar Street is legendary among people in my hometown. In the south ofChina, there are lots ofstreets just like it: narrow, dirty, the cobblestones forming a network of potholes. When you look out your window at the...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... cover spring islet/s 8. mixed flowerls fill fragrant field 9· go (part.) then inert long 10. miss (part.) forsake cheerful banquet 11. good date feel-at-a-Ioss how...