Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Napped Half The Day - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Napped half the day;
no one
punished me!


Translated by Robert Hass


Comments about Napped Half The Day by Kobayashi Issa

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/31/2016 1:29:00 PM)


    Sleeping while awake, this is very artistic writing. (Report) Reply

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  • Susan Williams (12/27/2015 2:52:00 PM)


    I am enjoying this poet's sense of humor- I can see him winking mischevously (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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