Saturday, March 30, 2013

Haiku by Kobayaski Issa

 Here are three haiku from Kobayashi Issa, a haiku master poet from the late 1700s and early 1800s:




O snail
Climb Mount Fuji,
But slowly, slowly!

Trusting the Buddha, good and bad,
I bid farewell
To the departing year.

Everything I touch
with tenderness, alas,
pricks like a bramble.





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