Shooting Stars – Brief Poems by Ko Un | Brief Poems

Some say they can recall a thousand years
Some say they have already visited the next thousand years
On a windy day
I am waiting for a bus

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Ko Un, born Ko Untae in 1933, was the first child of a peasant family living in Gunsan, North Jeolla Province in Korea. During a time when the national culture was being suppressed under  the Japan… .

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    • dmf
    • February 14th, 2021

    much needed humor thanks, for those left quaking in their boots
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