Masaoki Shiki

(1867 - 1902)

Tanka 04 - Poem by Masaoki Shiki

In the spring chill,
as I slept with sword by pillow,
deep at night
my little sister came to me
in dreams from home.

Comments about Tanka 04 by Masaoki Shiki

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/3/2016 12:26:00 PM)

    The external fear can be conquered by the inner peace.. (Report) Reply

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  • Fabrizio Frosini (7/26/2016 3:01:00 AM)

    a beautiful, poignant tanka... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

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