Monthly Archives: October 2013

Nothing to post this week! Sorry!

My apologies! I’m rather engrossed in translating for JAT’s translation contest, because submissions are due next week. So unfortunately, I haven’t had the time to translate anything to post here! Hopefully we’ll be back next week with a poem or … Continue reading

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“Sunset” by Shuntaro Tanikawa

Sunset By Shuntaro Tanikawa Sometimes I reread poems I wrote long ago I don’t ask textbook questions like “what was the author feeling when he wrote this?” When you write a poem, there is nothing but the feeling of wanting … Continue reading

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Ignorant by Shuntaro Tanikawa

Here’s another by Shuntaro Tanikawa. I used minimal punctuation this time, to reflect the original. But overall I really feel like I’ve done a bad job with this one, which is sad because I really love this poem. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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