PF detail from Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Beach Scene, Guernsey (Children by the Sea in Guernsey) - 1883;


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from “Man'yoshu Kokin Wakashu”

From the bay at Tago 
I see, when gazing out, 
Pure white- 
On the heights of Fuji's peak- 
The snow has fallen.

by Yamabe-no-Akahito


Mount Fuji, Southern Honshu Island, Japan

For this issue we present a special section devoted to Japanese short forms, guest edited by Melinda Hipple, editor of Notes from the Gean. Also, in light of the recent devastation in Japan and surroundings, Pirene’s Fountain is putting together an anthology to raise funds for relief efforts. Please click below for information and submission procedures.

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