Li Ching Chao

(1084 - 1151)

Li Ching Chao Poems

1. When Night Comes 1/1/2004
2. Tz'U No. 9 (Weary) 1/1/2004
3. Tz'U No. 8 1/1/2004
4. Tz'U No. 7 1/1/2004
5. Tz'U No. 6 (Waiting For You) 1/1/2004
6. Tz'U No. 5 1/1/2004
7. Tz'U No. 4 1/1/2004
8. Tz'U No. 3 1/1/2004
9. Tz'U No. 2 (Wine Joy) 1/1/2004
10. Tz'U No. 18 1/1/2004
11. Tz'U No. 17 (He Is Gone) 1/1/2004
12. Tz'U No. 16 (Bajiao) 1/1/2004
13. Tz'U No. 15 1/1/2004
14. Tz'U No. 13 1/1/2004
15. Tz'U No. 12 1/1/2004
16. Tz'U No. 11 1/1/2004
17. Tz'U No. 10 (Exile) 1/1/2004
18. Tz'U No. 1 1/1/2004
19. To The Tune Of 1/1/2004
20. To The Tune 1/1/2004
21. To Lord Hu 1/1/2004
22. The Sun Sets In Molten Gold 1/1/2004
23. The Double Ninth Festival 1/1/2004
24. Sorrow Of Departure 1/1/2004
25. Sorrow 1/1/2004
26. Our Boat Starts At Night 1/1/2004
27. Last Night 1/1/2004
28. Autumn Love 1/1/2004
29. At A Poetry Party I Am Given The Rhyme Chih 1/1/2004
30. As In A Dream 1/1/2004
31. A Morning Dream 1/1/2004
32. A Friend Sends Her Perfumed Carriage 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Li Ching Chao

A Morning Dream

This morning I dreamed I followed
Widely spaced bells, ringing in the wind,
And climbed through mists to rosy clouds.
I realized my destined affinity
With An Ch'i-sheng the ancient sage.
I met unexpectedly O Lu-hua
The heavenly maiden.

Together we saw lotus roots as big as boats.
Together we ate jujubes as huge as melons.
We were the guests of those on swaying lotus seats.
They spoke in splendid language,
Full of subtle meanings.
The argued with sharp words over paradoxes.
We drank tea brewed on living fire.

Although this might not help the ...

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Tz'U No. 10 (Exile)

To the tune of "Bodhisattva Aliens"

Soft breezes, mild sunshine,
spring is still young.
The sudden change of the light
brightened my spirit.

But upon awakening from slumber,
I felt the chill air;

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