The Armchair Daoist

Robert Wayne Lucky, University of Texas at El Paso


This collection of poems is in three parts with a critical introduction. It explores the creation of identities and truths and the production of meaning. The collection comprises free verse poems, prose poems, tanka, senryu, and haibun, a Japanese form of prose poem. The last section parodies and pays homage to Chuangzi and Laozi.

Subject Area

Modern literature|American literature|Creative writing

Recommended Citation

Lucky, Robert Wayne, "The Armchair Daoist" (2012). ETD Collection for University of Texas, El Paso. AAI1512625.