Haiku Tuesday

Fallen leaves


Blown from the west,

fallen leaves gather

in the east.


by Yosa Buson. Translated by Robert Hass.


Yosa Buson (1716-1783) was one of the greatest Japanese poets from the Edo period, along with Matsuo Basho and Kobayashi Issa.



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