Leaves from a Hillside in Sichuan Province

By Wu Chen Li

It's true
there was a lake
deep
in the forest
some say
firs surrounded it;
I found my
reflection
there.

 

From Wikipedia: Wu Li (simplified Chinese: 吴历; traditional Chinese: 吳歷; pinyin: Wú Lì); ca. 1632-1718 was a Chinese landscape painter poet and calligrapher from Jiangsu who lived during the Qing Dynasty (1644–1912).

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