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Wabi-sabi for gardeners

Recently, I came across Leonard Koren’s book, “Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets and Philosophers.” I found both the term wabi-sabi and the philosophical concepts it embodies irresistible. Here is my imperfect description of this hard-to-define Japanese concept. In the distant past, the words wabi and sabi had distinct meanings; both referred to qualities engendered by […]