Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Even On The Smallest Islands - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Even on the smallest islands,
they are tilling the fields,
skylarks singing.


Translated by Robert Hass


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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/27/2015 11:52:00 PM)


    Lovely poem
    .........m.
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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