For the first time—and in the best translation ever—the complete Book of Disquiet, a masterpiece beyond comparison
orca / in a sea blue room, / breathing pearls that rise to the surface —from Blue Pearl.
Here put your head, that desires nothing except familiarly: There your feet, bending your knees so that, bare (I remember from childhood), they would smell salt-sweet. —from 21 Poems
Poetics: flight across precipitous intransigence.--from Across the Vapour Gulf.
An exciting new collection of poems from "the Allen Ginsberg of Japan" (Kenneth Rexroth)