Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

All the day long - Poem by Matsuo Basho

All the day long-
yet not long enough for the skylark,
singing, singing.

Form: Senryu


Comments about All the day long by Matsuo Basho

  • Edward Kofi Louis (11/5/2015 8:27:00 AM)


    Singing and singing with the muse of hope. Nice work. (Report) Reply

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  • Fabrizio Frosini (11/5/2015 7:59:00 AM)


    who has posted this poem?
    - 'yet not long enough for the skylark' = 8 syllables
    - why is it labeled 'senryu'? ? ?
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 5, 2015



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