Yosa Buson

(1716 - 1784 / Osaka / Japan)

Yosa Buson Poems

1. They End Their Flight 1/13/2003
2. The Behavior Of The Pigeon 1/13/2003
3. Washing The Hoe 1/13/2003
4. The Willow Leaves Fallen 1/13/2003
5. Over-Ripe Sushi 12/4/2014
6. Straw Sandal Half Sunk 1/13/2003
7. The Old Man 1/13/2003
8. The Spring Sea Rising 1/13/2003
9. The End Of Spring 1/13/2003
10. White Blossoms Of The Pear 1/13/2003
11. Variations On 'The Short Night--' 1/13/2003
12. Light Of The Moon 4/2/2010
13. Ploughing The Land 1/13/2003
14. Spring Rain 4/2/2010
15. Haiku 4/2/2010
16. Sparrow Singing 1/13/2003
17. His Holiness The Abbot 1/13/2003
18. He's On The Porch 1/13/2003
19. Old Well 1/13/2003
20. Coolness 1/13/2003
21. Buying Leeks 1/13/2003
22. Elegy To The Old Man Hokuju 1/1/2004
23. Blown From The West 1/13/2003
24. Evening Wind 1/13/2003
25. Blow Of An Ax 1/13/2003
26. Calligraphy Of Geese 1/13/2003
27. A Bat Flits 1/13/2003
28. Harvest Moon 1/13/2003
29. Before The White Chrysanthemum 1/13/2003
30. Not Quite Dark Yet 1/13/2003
31. Listening To The Moon 1/13/2003
32. Lighting One Candle 1/13/2003
33. Early Summer Rain 1/13/2003
34. My Arm For A Pillow 1/13/2003
35. Hokku Poems In Four Seasons 1/1/2004
36. Dawn 1/13/2003
Best Poem of Yosa Buson

Dawn

Dawn--
fish the cormorants haven't caught
swimming in the shallows.


Translated by Robert Hass

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Listening To The Moon

Listening to the moon,
gazing at the croaking of frogs
in a field of ripe rice.


Translated by Robert Hass

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