The poetry of the wind in the pines.

Poets such as Bashō, Saigyo, Issa, Rengetsu and others lived on income from patrons, donations and students.

A contemporary Zen poet, I live in this same ancient way.

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Listen to Andō: Silence in the Forest, part 1 of a recent interview on the Encountering Silence podcast.


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