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Why Not Paradise

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Why Not Paradise

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Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Of all the Buddhists in China, Japan, and Korea, the vast majority follow teachings centered on rebirth in the Pure Land, or Western Paradise, of Amitabha Buddha. All Buddhist sutras are a...

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The Blossoms Are Ghosts at the Wedding: Expanded Edition

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The Blossoms Are Ghosts at the Wedding: Expanded Edition

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Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. "Tom Jay's work is inspirational, sui generis, and magical. He delves into tiny crevices in the quotidian world and emerges with flakes of gold. His is the voice of the grandfather, the student, and the lover rolled into...

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Stonehouse's Poems for Zen Monks
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Stonehouse's Poems for Zen Monks

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Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. "In 1312, Stonehouse left Hangchou and moved to the northernmost peak of the Tienmu Mountains. It was only twenty kilometers south of Taochang Temple, where he earlier served as deputy abbot. Its pagoda would ...

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The Silence of a Shooting Star
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The Silence of a Shooting Star

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Poetry. Disability Studies. This chapbook brings a series of grieving poems to a world haunted by one of its most troubling paradoxes, how we are struck down in an otherwise healthy life by the disintegration of the self in dementia. They are the po...

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Trusting The Mind: Zen Epigrams
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Trusting The Mind: Zen Epigrams

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Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. From the translator's preface: "This is a book of epigrams, epigrams that encapsulate the teaching the Buddha first transmitted 2,400 years ago when he held up a flower and Kashyapa smiled. They're that simple...

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Cathay Revisited
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Cathay Revisited

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. This is a book of translation about translating. Red Pine has revisited the poems first translated by Ezra Pound in his Cathay, renewed them through his own experience of language and culture, and attached an important e...

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A Day in the Life: the Empty Bowl & Diamond Sutras
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A Day in the Life: the Empty Bowl & Diamond Sutras

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Literary Nonfiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. Religion and Spirituality. Buddhism. Translated by Red Pine. Empty Bowl is proud to present Red Pine's newest offering: two sutras that record a day in the life of the Buddha when the Buddha was t...

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Cathedrals & Parking Lots: Collected Poems
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Cathedrals & Parking Lots: Collected Poems

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Poetry. In his early twenties, Clemens Starck dropped out of Princeton and decided to take responsibility for his own education—to read deeply, travel widely, and write poems with the precision and plainspoken-ness of the Chinese masters. Over the d...

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Cathedrals & Parking Lots: Collected Poems
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Cathedrals & Parking Lots: Collected Poems

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Poetry. In his early twenties, Clemens Starck dropped out of Princeton and decided to take responsibility for his own education—to read deeply, travel widely, and write poems with the precision and plainspoken-ness of the Chinese masters. Over the d...

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Too Late to Turn Back Now
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Too Late to Turn Back Now

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. At long last his collected works are available in a handsome volume from Empty Bowl. TOO LATE TO TURN BACK NOW gathers all of Wilcox's hard-to-find, out-of-print and limited-edition books and adds a generous selection of...

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I Can Still Smile Like Errol Flynn
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I Can Still Smile Like Errol Flynn

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Poetry. In I CAN SMILE LIKE ERROL FLYNN Tito Titus interrogates life, aging, and death with a delicate blow torch. These poems adore the beauty of youth and memory; fluently articulate the melancholy and nostalgia delivered by loss; and, with irreve...

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Of a Feather
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Of a Feather

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Poetry. Michael Daley's OF A FEATHER passes Thoreau's moral test. To have written so well of what he has so clearly seen—birds, insects, landscapes—requires a receptivity to what is before him, everyday, animate or inanimate, large or small. Recepti...

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Glenolden Park
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Glenolden Park

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Poetry. Memoir. Glenolden Park is a beautifully crafted memoir of the early Forties in narrative verse by Richard Lloyd. Set in a blue-collar community close to Philadelphia, the book recounts the free-spirited adventures of the author and his frien...

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