Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

Winter Seclusion - Poem by Matsuo Basho

Winter seclusion –
sitting propped against
the same worn post

Comments about Winter Seclusion by Matsuo Basho

  • Fabrizio Frosini (1/21/2016 7:56:00 AM)

    - rather than 'loneliness'.. (more than that) ..
    this beautiful haiku describes a '' state of dejection '' (reference to Sartre's)
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  • Fabrizio Frosini (1/21/2016 7:53:00 AM)

    più che 'solitudine'..
    questo bellissimo haiku descrive uno ''stato di deiezione'' (riferimento a Sartre)
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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010

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