Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

A Huge Frog And I - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

A huge frog and I,
staring at each other,
neither of us moves.

Translated by Robert Hass

Comments about A Huge Frog And I by Kobayashi Issa

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (9/8/2016 9:07:00 AM)

    Stillness is something fascinating in love.... (Report) Reply

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  • (10/9/2015 6:39:00 PM)

    ............great poem with vivid imagery ★ (Report) Reply

  • (4/11/2012 7:33:00 PM)

    Issa through the centuries has spread compassion for all beings (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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