Treasure Island

Taigu Ryokan

(1758-1831 / Japan)

Begging


today's begging is finished; at the crossroads
i wander by the side of hachiman shrine
talking with some children.
last year, a foolish monk;
this year, no change!

Submitted: Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Begging by Taigu Ryokan )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. I wear a sweater now, The Princess
  2. Morning Triku V, Steve Kittell
  3. To My Love, dr.k.g.balakrishnan kandangath
  4. Scrutinized As Being Abusive, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  5. Sting, Foster Teegarden
  6. Some Ghoul, Foster Teegarden
  7. the man of christmas, Faith Taylors
  8. My Description, Foster Teegarden
  9. Scared to love you, leanne royle
  10. Pain, leanne royle

Poem of the Day

poet Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England. There shall be
In that rich earth a richer dust concealed;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. 1914 V: The Soldier, Rupert Brooke
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]