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Chewed at even gait (Photo: Faye Sarras)

Grass does not wait
Chewed ate even gait
Barely wafts the breeze
where life is undisturbed.
Aromas fragrant seep
from barrels rolled with ease
while spilling ancient stories
from breathing promontories.


Wei Santang is a scholar born and educated in the Far West in the second half of the 20th century. Faye Sarras teaches English and records the activities of plants from the mountains to the garden to the kitchen. Faye and Santang are the authors of In Solar Terms. Read other articles by Wei.