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GUEST BLOG – Ghazals – erotic & spiritual, by Lisa Pasold

GUEST BLOG – Ghazals – erotic & spiritual, by Lisa Pasold

The ghazal is my favourite poetic form—even though it’s less familiar than the sonnet or the haiku. A sonnet gives us a glimpse of the formalism and beauty of 12th century Italian literature, where that form was invented. Similarly, we study a haiku and discover an enduring Japanese spirit. English-language […]

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