Daily Archives: January 20, 2019

POEM TRANSLATION RENGA 8 WITH V.J. KNUTSON

POEM TRANSLATION RENGA 8 WITH V.J. KNUTSON

 

 INEVITABILITY

(必然性)

 

Velvet is the rose,

天鵝絨玫瑰,

blood red petals testify –

血紅色花瓣作證

cohabiting thorns.

同居的荆棘。

treasure beauty with the thorns

珍惜美麗与荊棘

proximity pricks when touched

觸摸時接近刺痛