Yosa Buson

(1716 - 1784 / Osaka / Japan)

Calligraphy Of Geese - Poem by Yosa Buson

Calligraphy of geese
against the sky--
the moon seals it.

Translated by Robert Hass

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  • Rookie - 40 Points Ray Schreiber (12/24/2009 3:01:00 PM)

    This is really beautiful... an accurate descriptive image immediately recognized. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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