Dave, this may be my favorite of all your posts – fascinating to watch(read) translation as it occurs.
“Ichi gyô no kari ya hayama ni tsuki o in su” nature as calligraphy struck a very deep chord with me – it is something I aspire to with my photography. See the “Natural Calligraphy” gallery at http://gentlelens.com
Thank you for sharing so much beauty with the world….a most generous soul!