Poetry

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Emoji Poem “Longing” By Kyabchen Dedrol

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Emoji Poem “Longing” By Kyabchen Dedrol

0 by / on 10/11/2017, 11:00 / in Comment, Guest Post, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Lowell Cook* who has translated an emoji poem by contemporary Tibetan poet Kyabchen Dedrol and written an accompanying introduction. As different screens render emojis differently, an image of the whole poem is inserted into the post at the end. Thank you to Lowell Cook for another great submission! Please be sure […]

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Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

0 by / on 01/11/2017, 21:32 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

  “This is How We Quietly Work” How I felt yesterday upon meeting Pema Tseden By Gangshun

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Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

5 by / on 25/10/2017, 12:52 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

“The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser Translation by Ian Boyden

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Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

0 by / on 19/09/2017, 16:24 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Woeser written on May 17, 2017, and published on her blog on June 9, 2017. 

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Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

0 by / on 16/07/2017, 22:50 / in Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Lowell Cook* who has translated two poems by contemporary Amdo poets Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol and written a comprehensive introduction to their work. Thank you to Lowell Cook for this submission!

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“Losar, Losar!” and “Spring”: Poetry by Yungdrung Gyurme

“Losar, Losar!” and “Spring”: Poetry by Yungdrung Gyurme

0 by / on 27/02/2017, 10:09 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents two poems by Tibetan student Yungdrung Gyurme. Today, February 27, 2017, marks the first day of Losar (Tibetan New Year), Female Fire Bird Year 2144. On this occasion we wish all readers Losar Tashi Delek!

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Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

1 by / on 29/11/2016, 15:38 / in Book Reviews, Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Bhuchung D. Sonam. The guest post is a book review of “Between Dawn and the Birth of a Song”, a volume of poetry by Canada based Tibetan Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal.

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Poetry and Prose by Kyabchen Dedrol

Poetry and Prose by Kyabchen Dedrol

2 by / on 31/08/2016, 14:38 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents English translations of three poems and a prose piece by prominent Tibetan poet and essayist Kyabchen Dedrol.

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Poem: “Waterfall of Beer” By Rinpung Tenchoe

Poem: “Waterfall of Beer” By Rinpung Tenchoe

2 by / on 03/08/2016, 23:03 / in Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the translation of a poem called ‘Waterfall of Beer’ which was first posted on TB Sheep blog (Lug tsang dPal yon) on March 7, 2015.

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“Farewell Words” By and For Khawa Nyingchak

“Farewell Words” By and For Khawa Nyingchak

0 by / on 26/06/2016, 23:30 / in Poetry

To commemorate one year since the passing of poet, writer and environmentalist Khawa Nyingchak (1989-2015), High Peaks Pure Earth presents English translations of poetry both written by Khawa Nyingchak and for him by his friends.

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