Moonlight slanting
through the bamboo grove;
a cuckoo crying....
- Matsuo Basho
In this world
we walk on the roof of hell,
gazing at flowers....
- Kobayashi Issa
Japan Japanese  - Yokoyama Taikan - art
Yokoyama Taikan
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February 16th 2011
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Japan Japanese  - Minamoto Yorimitsu - art
Minamoto Yorimitsu
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February 17th 2011
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Japan Japanese  - Daisuke Ujuan - Japanese artist - art
Daisuke Ujuan - Japanese artist
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I am sick today,
sick in my body,
eyes wide open, silent,
I lie on the bed of childbirth.

...
- Akiko Yosano
A snowy morning--
by myself,
chewing on dried salmon....
- Matsuo Basho
What fish feel,
birds feel, I don't know--
the year ending....
- Matsuo Basho
Autumn moonlight--
a worm digs silently
into the chestnut....
- Matsuo Basho
This old village--
not a single house
without persimmon trees....
- Matsuo Basho
A piece of green pepper
fell
off the wooden salad bowl:
so what?...
- Richard Brautigan
Japan Japanese  - Kobayashi Issa - art
Kobayashi Issa
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February 16th 2011
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Japan Japanese  - Shibata Zeshin - art
Shibata Zeshin
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February 17th 2011
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The lamp once out
Cool stars enter
The window frame.

English version by Soiku Shigematsu...
- Natsume Sōseki
Too lazy to be ambitious,
I let the world take care of itself.
Ten days' worth of rice in my bag;
...
- Ryokan Taigu
I leave my brush in the East And set forth on my journey. I shall see the famous places in the Weste...
- Ando Hiroshige
My house is buried in the deepest recess of the forest
Every year, ivy vines grow longer than the y...
- Ryokan Taigu
Though frosts come down
night after night,
what does it matter?
they melt in the morning sun.
Th...
- Ryokan Taigu

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