25Jun/22

Chinese poem illustration/陈风 墓门/佚名: Heard me not?

Chinese poem illustration: 陈风 墓门/Chen Wind – Door of the Tomb

陈风 墓门

Video also available at Bilibili: 陈风 墓门

A simple condolence poem which could be traced down to a history story, beleive it or not, a combination or sadness, sorrow and blaming were mixed sophisticatedly by the poet.

The story between Duke Huan(陈桓公) and Chen Tuo(陈佗) is addressed with further analysis on character 良.

陈风 墓门
佚名

墓门有棘,斧以斯之。
夫也不良,国人知之。
知而不已,谁昔然矣。

墓门有梅,有鸮萃止。
夫也不良,歌以讯之。
讯予不顾,颠倒思予。

21Jun/22

壬申夏至论雎风

恰逢今日初解关雎,有感得句。数年之功,三遍往复,始敢作解。数月间,自齐风小试,依次解国风至豳风。昨日随即开始研读周南而郑风在望!

周南之地,岐阳周京。
北斗南正,邦国辟绳。
或封周公,伊洛有嗣。
泮宫东夷,匪颂匪风。
大始风雨,太姒祖文。
雎鸟或祖,鸠羽或斑。
河舟之旅,君子女淑。
溯回辗转,琴瑟鼓钟。