Category Archives: Alternative Perspectives

Jazz, a Poem

The Others Used the Multi-Colored Clay to Mold You Picked it Up, and Cut it in Half Other Children Played with the Bamboo Dragonflies Sending Them Flying You Used it, as a Baton to Conduct the Music Other Children Want … Continue reading

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When the Oceans aren’t, Oceans, and the Stars, aren’t, the Stars

Learning to see things, from an alternative angle, to know, that sometimes, what you see, isn’t, what you get, translated… Recalled as I’d first started, photographing the larger marine mammals, I’d, always, hoped for the photos to be clear, to … Continue reading

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The Air, My Friend

The column by Jimmi Liao, on the philosophies of life, and death too, translated by me… I Floated to the Skies, and You Were, Crying. The River Dyed to Red, Flooded the Entire City. The Flowers all Withered Out, but … Continue reading

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The Urine Bag

Because the living can’t let go of the dying, the dying still, DRAGS on, indefinitely, until, life can’t, keep going anymore, this is, really CRUEL, when you think about it, translated… Days and nights come the same in the E.R., … Continue reading

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Where Do We Live After We’d Grown Old & Gray

Thoughts…translated… After we ate, the family gathered in the living room, for some tea, and the conversation shifted to how the housing prices are, still, hiking up, it’s now, coming back down any time soon.  It’s, too hard for the … Continue reading

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Sprouting

How the other half, lives, translated… Child, your dreams aren’t, on the floors.  Early in the morn, you were, pulled by your mother, to set us a stand, your sense of sleep died on your way to setting up.  You’d … Continue reading

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“Daddy Longlegs” from Kaohsiung Accompanied the Children in Shimen in Their Reading Progresses

Spreading out the kindness here, the man is anonymous, in his helping the children in the distant regions, where there’s, not ample supplies provided for them, off of the Newspapers, translated… For six months on end, the northern most library … Continue reading

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