– Night Sea –

Night Sea

Looking at the night sea,

Looking at the waves of the night sea,

when I close my eyes,

I feel the night sea.


Following a wave


the endless drawing sound.

tells how deep it is.


The endless wave following the sound

without any words

tells of human life and the life of the earth.


In this endless work

I saw myself

washed away by



Poem : Maya Inoue ( translated by Keiko Yonaha )