Masaoka Shiki Poems

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1.
A Mountain Village

A mountain village
under the pilled-up snow
the sound of water.
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2.
Consider Me

Consider me
As one who loved poetry
And persimmons.
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3.
A Cock Crows

a cock crows
at the foot of the small Mt. Fuji
peach blossoms
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4.
Sponge Gourd Has

sponge gourd has bloomed
choked by phlegm
a departed soul
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5.
A Hollyhock

a hollyhock
shot up to meet
the summer solstice
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6.
My Life

My life, -
How much more of it remains?
The night is brief.
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7.
Mi-No-Ue Ya

Mi-no-ue ya
mi-kuji o hikeba
aki no kaze
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8.
Horyuji

I bite into a persimmon
and a bell resounds-
Horyuji
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9.
Crimson Plum Blossoms

crimson plum blossoms
scattered over the loneliness
of the bed…
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10.
Old Garden-She Empties

old garden-she empties
a hot-water bottle
under the moon
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