Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

A Strange Flower - Poem by Matsuo Basho

a strange flower
for birds and butterflies
the autumn sky


Comments about A Strange Flower by Matsuo Basho

  • (11/27/2016 6:38:00 PM)


    (A Strange Flower by Matsuo Basho.) **The autumn skies are as beautiful as a flower. (Report) Reply

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  • Susan Williams (10/2/2015 3:31:00 PM)


    take a scene, dump it upside down, voila, masterpiece! (Report) Reply

  • (4/2/2011 11:50:00 AM)


    I love this haiku...
    but i think the name of the translator should be written after it too...
    Translating haiku is kind of interpretation...
    (Report) Reply

  • (4/2/2011 11:49:00 AM)


    I love this haiku...
    but i think the name of the translator should be written after it too...
    Translating haiku is kind of interpretation...
    (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010



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