Izumi Shikibu


Although I Try - Poem by Izumi Shikibu

Although I try
to hold the single thought
of Buddha's teaching in my heart,
I cannot help but hear
the many crickets' voices calling as well.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 22, 2010

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