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By Ko Un,Brother Anthony,Young-moo Kim,Gary Gach

“Bodhisattva of Korean poetry, exuberant, demotic, ample, captivated with poetic construction . . . Ko Un is an impressive poet, blend of Buddhist cognoscente, passionate political libertarian, and naturalist historian.”—Allen Ginsberg

"Korea's maximum residing Zen poet."—Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Flowers of a Moment is a treasure trove of greater than a hundred and eighty short poems through an important global poet on the apex of his profession. A four-time Nobel Prize nominee,Ko Un grew up in Korea throughout the eastern career. throughout the Korean conflict, he was once conscripted via the People's military. In 1952, he turned a Buddhist and lived a monastic existence for ten years.

For his activism confronting South Korea's dictatorial army executive, he was once imprisoned and tortured. He has released multiple hundred volumes of poetry, essays, fiction, drama, and translations of chinese language poetry. 

At sunset
a wish
to develop into a wolf underneath a fats complete moon

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