• Su Shi, also known as Su Tung-p'o

    20 days ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    Calligraphy by Su Tung-p'o It's Boxing Day and the first day of Kwanza but this poet's delicate melancholy spoke to me. The year that is passing, not quickly enough, brought tragedy, challenges and, for many of us, the horror of an administration that was corrupt as that of any in the world. It's not over yet and who knows what horrors await us but in the mean time, appreciate this poet who lived through times of adversity and triumph. His delicate melancholy spoke to me
    "Su Shi lived in China over 900 years ago during the Sung Dynasty, yet the poems in this collection feel strikingly...
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