No Flower Blooms Without Wavering
- About the Book
An English rendition of a collection of poetry by Do Jong-hwan, one of Korea’s most beloved poets. Through poetry, Do found beauty in the poverty of his youth and in the sadness and pain from losing his wife to illness. He portrays flowers, trees, creeks, wind, mountains, and other shifts in nature through a unique poetic sensibility. Have accepted poetry as his “fate and companion,” he conveys simple truths and wisdom, such as how life matures and finds beauty amid pain and suffering. This collection was rendered into English by Brother Anthony, President of the Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch and translator who has introduced international readers to several Korean works, and Jinna Park.
- About the Author(s)
Do Jong-Hwan, Author