A cartload of scrolls : 100 poems in the manner of T'ang Dynasty poet Han-Shan / James P. Lenfestey.

Author
Lenfestey, James P. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Duluth, Minn. : Holy Cow! Press ; Jackson, Tenn. : Distributed to the trade by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution, 2007.
Description
117 p. ; 16 x 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Hanshan, active 627-649 [Browse]
Contents
Finding My Older Brother -- Often I Wonder -- Homeless Dogs -- Snatching Syllables -- Business -- Careers -- Beached Fish -- Smoking a Pipe -- Man in the Feather Suit -- One More Birdsong -- Han-shan Is the Cure for Warts -- Certainly He Will Write a Poem Some Day -- For Years at the Cry of a Bird -- The Poet Joke -- I Read So Many Poems -- Making Poems -- In Speech, I Exaggerate -- Mating for Life -- Paying Taxes -- At the Vietnam Memorial -- The Recycler -- Bananas Half Brown -- A Fine Summer Place -- At the Waterfront -- When Sound Leaks from a Cedar Grove -- Never Alone -- My Son Reading Han-shan -- Lake Effect -- In the Studio of the Poet -- So You Think You're Special? -- Reading a Bad Poet -- Thinking of Sex Like the Chinese -- Tzu-Jan -- Ax Handle -- Losing My Calendar -- Emptying Dishwasher Mind -- What Would You Do? -- Downward Dog -- A Golden Thread to Follow -- Like That! -- The Monk Locks His Cell Behind Him -- Mortgages -- If You Never Go to School Again -- Plumes of Paper Mill Steam -- Attack by the "Serpent of Delusion" -- Reading a Great Poet -- Skull -- "Beats Yard Work," She Said -- First Born -- Daughter -- One, Two, Three, Four -- Lying in Bed, Sick, Reading Arthur Sze -- Free Land -- Old Maps: North America -- Insect Dream -- To the Gnat Drowned in my Wine at Lunch -- Full Moon Above Flower Valley Orchard -- A Brother's Return -- Friends -- Sauna -- At Summer's End -- Wife -- A Slight Feeling Inside -- Portrait in Pen and Ink -- A Modern History of Love -- Listening to my Wife Snore -- Nesting Chinese Tables -- Reading the Polish Poets -- In the Back Pew -- Gratitude to Kitty -- Yelling at Birds -- The Monk Is Forced to Speak -- Before the Grandchildren Arrive -- If You Don't Go Outdoors to Pee -- Finding a Lost Photo from Thanksgiving Dinner -- Climate Change -- Morning Storm -- One Saturday Morning in Ojai -- Making a New Friend -- Morning Walk -- En la Cathedral de Santa Domingo de Oaxaca -- The Unread Book -- Art Fight -- Setting Lead Type -- Practicing Fall Migration -- October Morning -- My Son Sleeping Downstairs with His Dog Tyrone -- Reading the T'ang Poets -- Glacial Erratic -- The Hammermill Lettershop League -- Five Cartloads of Scrolls -- Travels to the Interior -- The Open Hand -- Carved Bones -- Landscape Painting of the Northern Sung -- Oracle Bones -- Good Luck Poem -- What Am I Doing Now That I'm in Paradise? -- Scholars Compile My Biography -- Do You Have the Poems of Len-feste in Your House?
ISBN
  • 9780977945856 (alk. paper)
  • 0977945855 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2007015112
OCLC
123029783
Other standard number
  • 99933848906
RCP
C - S