Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Don'T Worry, Spiders - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Don't worry, spiders,
I keep house

Translated by Robert Hass

Form: Haiku

Comments about Don'T Worry, Spiders by Kobayashi Issa

  • Laurie Van Der Hart (10/20/2016 2:46:00 PM)

    Ha ha! It says plenty in those few words. Spiders have discovered the same at my house. They absolutely love my casual housekeeping. (Report) Reply

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

    Outstanding poem, .............., (Report) Reply

  • (10/4/2015 3:59:00 PM)

    the cutest haiku ever read (Report) Reply

  • Brian Jani (7/14/2014 3:51:00 AM)

    this little piece is like the beginning of a masterpiece, it deserves elongation (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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