Friday, January 31, 2014

Poetry Friday

They ask me why I live in the green mountains.
I smile and don't reply; my heart's at ease.
~ Li Bai from "Question and Answer in the Mountains" (tr. Vikram Seth) ~

[Not really a poetry quote, but it is from a poem, and I think poets need to recognize their green mountains. --KK]

Portion of a scroll painting by Huang Guangwang, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

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