Treasure Island

Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

A weathered skeleton


A weathered skeleton
in windy fields of memory,
piercing like a knife

Submitted: Friday, April 02, 2010

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  • Ray Schreiber (2/18/2012 9:19:00 PM)

    Lovely picture of a familiar experience had by all. Another gem by the father of haiku. (Report) Reply

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