A Place Where Clouds Are Flowing
by Han-Jae Lee
Han-Jae Lee has studied poetry at Chung-Ang University and Korea University, and in the United States at the Almaden Community Center (San Jose); at library workshops in Santa Cruz and San Jose; and at the Hudson Valley Writers’ Center workshops in New York. In 2005 his poem, A High-rise Apartment, won a silver award in a national contest sponsored by The National Assembly of Korea and The Federation of Korean Cultural Center. His first book, A High-Rise Apartment, was published in Korea in 2008. He also co-published three poetry anthologies, and his poems have appeared in several Korean literary magazines. He has been writing poetry in English since 2004; and in 2013 his collection, The Golden Gate Bridge and Other Natural Wonders was published by River Sanctuary Publishing. His poem, “Cobweb,” appeared in the Catamaran Literary Reader, Winter 2015 issue; “Flower Watch” and “The Sorrow,” appeared in the Monterey Poetry Review, Fall 2016 issue.