黄灿然 | Huang Canran

 

 

中文

 

认识

 

 

最初我知道我该知道的,

后来我知道我早该知道的,

再后来我知道我知道的,

再后来我知道我早就知道的,

现在我体验而不再知道。

 

English

 

KNOWLEDGE

 

 

At first I knew

what I should have known,

then what I should have known earlier.

Later on I knew what I knew,

then what I had known before.

Now I live unknowing.

 

trans. © Diana Shi & George O’Connell

 

more by Huang Canran

| Looking

炉火 | Hearth Fire

朝露 | Morning Dew

得失 | Balancing

炎阳 | Broiling Sun

来生 | Next Life

树荫起舞 | Shadow Dance

阳光是伟大的 | Sunlight

死神 | Death

我们从哪里来 | We’re From Where

Spring 2013

Linda Pastan | 琳达·帕斯坦

王家新 | Wang Jiaxin

Images © 莫非 | Mo Fei