Kobayashi Issa

(1763 - 1827 / Kashiwabara / Japan)

Under My House - Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Under my house
an inchworm
measuring the joists.

Translated by Robert Hass


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  • (12/27/2015 7:56:00 AM)


    ..........a great write....short, concise, and humorous ★ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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