nothing but the moon tonight—
and cotton-like clouds in burnished shreds...
above a ragged wall of black pine trees
lining the narrow road sporadically lit—
where I and this form of a shadow split.
~Kokoro Sonzai 2010 (trans. Son Rivers)
Invented traditions and OCR - I wrote another article for the Japan Times! This one is nominally about a proposed new culinary tradition called "nagoshi gohan," but my goal was to con...
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