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Stuck in Moments, Macro Photography

Stuck in Moments, Macro Photography
By Xiaoyuan Yin

The indefinable elapse of time consists of numberless single threads of logics:
Vivid blue of multi-petals, flickers rising from sepals……
Within an interval between breaths, nonlinear evolvements have started in the shadow
 
(A message to you from cells: you are allowed to land here. The leaf veins and green pigments you ever set eyes upon
Are but a tiny reflection of the clouds
 
In the dead of the night, light-absorbing coat veiled in dimness,
And rivers melt into milky mist
 
(The spherical surface that has dispersed into grids, will rejoin into a plane somewhere
While bright-colored, dangerous animals slow down their eye movement—the fragrance of flowers you once smelled, freezes gradually in the air)
(Time is thinned down into translucent water waves, and plants animalized,
If a small one, among 9 hundred grids, catches fire
The entire picture falls apart)
 
A mirror image is hidden in droplets, one and no more, stayed there for an instant and no longer
--with a silvery texture and a long finish
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Xiaoyuan Yin

Chief protagonist of encyclopedic poetry writing in China, advocate of hermaphroditical characteristics in poetic creation. Epic Poet, author of 18 long narrative poems (up to 70 thousand lines) and 12 other series (physics, chemistry, biology, geography, geology, psychology, calligraphy, photography, musicology, geometry, atmospheric science, and information sciences) . Member of Translators Association of China and the Poetry Institute of China. Winner of the Best International Translator for 2008 of IPTRC, andthe Prize for Distinguished Translator in the 4th World Poetry Prizes Sponsored by Dr. Choi Laisheung. Editor of several official poetry magazines. Over two thousand poetic works have been published in Ottawa Weekend, North American Maple (Canada) , Aust Cai Hong Ying(Australian) , New World Poetry (U.S.A.) , Tong Hua Daily News(Tailand) , China Daily, Global Times, and various magazines in China. more…

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