this blog is the continuation of a genuine mystical tradition, unless you get in daily contemplative time and abstain to a significant degree from "entertainment" then you are just wasting your time and mine !
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What's your opinion on this poem?https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/17168/ars-poetica
About how a lot of English translations of Chinese poetry can lose nuance:https://www.quora.com/What-do-you-think-of-Chinese-poetry/answer/Greg-Pringle-2/
a lot of that stuff is quite medieval, very different culture and values !it takes philology to sort that out but there are almost zero academics in that area !
i had done a retranslation of that poem in the article a while backhttp://mueller_ranges.tripod.com/andrew/untitled146.html
Sorry for abusing your blogspot for this, but anyway I'm back in Europe now, Jason I remember said he wanted to ask me some questions, can send me mail to email@example.com