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Kobayashi Issa
By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Don't worry, spiders, I keep house casually.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Don't kill!... The fly is asking you To save his life By rubbing his hands together

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

The world of dew is the world of dew. And yet, and yet--

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

To the fuki plant, dandelions, and their kind that lie for long patiently under the fallen snow, comes the season of breezy spring. No sooner do they see the light of the world, stretching their longing heads out from the cracks in the snow, than they are instantly nipped off. For these plants isn't the sorrow as deep as that of the child's parents whose child had accidentally died? They say everything in the plant and tree kingdom attains Buddhahood. Then they, too, must have Buddha-nature.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

before the gate -- my walking stick's made a river of melting snow

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

There is no stranger under the cherry tree.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

This dewdrop world Is but a dewdrop world And yet —

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

All the time I pray to Buddha I keep on killing mosquitoes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Reflected in the dragonfly's eye -- mountains.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

What a strange thing! to be alive beneath cherry blossoms.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Red morning sky - snail, are you glad of it?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Even in warmest glow how cold my shadow

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

In spring rain a pretty girl yawning.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Listen, all creeping things, the bell of transience.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Not gifted with genius but honestly holding his experiences deep in his heart, he kept his simplicity and humanity.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

O snail Climb Mount Fuji But slowly, slowly!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Where there are humans, You'll find flies, And Buddhas.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Face of the spring moon- about twelve years old, I'd say.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Take a nap Making the mountain water Pound the rice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Giddy grasshopper Take care...do not leap and crush These pearls of dewdrop

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Carrying a poppy he passes through the quarrel.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Moon, plum blossoms, this, that, and the day goes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

In this world we walk on the roof of hell gazing at flowers

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

In the city fields Contemplating cherry-trees... Strangers are like friends

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Don't weep, insects -- Lovers, stars themselves, Must part.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Even with insects - some can sing, some can't.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

In the cherry blossom's shade there's no such thing as a stranger.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Summer night-- even the stars are whispering to each other.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Here I'm here- the snow falling.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

Never forget: we walk on hell, gazing at flowers.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kobayashi Issa

On the Death of his Child Dew Evaporates And all our world is dew...so dear, So fresh, so fleeting