Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Sleep On Horseback

Poem by Matsuo Basho

Sleep on horseback,
The far moon in a continuing dream,
Steam of roasting tea.


Comments about Sleep On Horseback by Matsuo Basho

  • Rajesh Jeeva (3/26/2018 11:36:00 PM)

    Out of pain, body rests on horse back. It needs tea where else soul craves for moon. Wow.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010