5 Translated Yosuke Tanaka Poems

By , , and | 1 May 2019
Afternoon Delight

Well, at times like these herbal infusions are 
                                                                                        delectable.
The sachets of

                      Thymus Vulgaris
                      Polygonum Aviculare
                      Plantago Lanceolata
                      Malva Mauritiana
                      Illicium Verum
                      Achillea Millefolium
                      Salvia Splendens

are sensual 	
aren’t they?
Tantalising		
aren’t they?
Elusive		
aren’t                      they?


午後 もうこういう時はハーブドロップがおいしい。 タチジャコウソウ ミチヤナギ サルビア ダイウイキョウ ヘラオオバコ ゼニアオイ セイヨウノコギリソウ がついた袋は、美しいよね。 幸福だね。 もどかしいね。1
  1. From A Day When The Mountains Are Visible. Translated by Shane Strange and Andrew Houwen
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