Physicist and storyteller
Ezra Pound's 1913 imagist poem, 'In a Station of the Metro', had a profound influence on many poets' works, and has been an influence on mine from my first reading. Short link - http://bit.ly/s4nagasu
I could read your poem Nagasu-ji over and over and over. It is so evocative and so exquisite. Thank you for the gift of it.
An amazing and beautiful flowering, Samuel. xj
Yes that poem affected me too. I began studying and writing haiku as a result of reading it. Haiku changed my approach to poetry. I think I would have always become an imagist, but that path cemented my poetry in that vein. Thanks, Sam.
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