flowers offered to Buddha.
a straw coat and umbrella walk past
reading a letter.Translated by Robert Hass
in the mountain’s shadow.Translated by Robert Hass
Is full of regret.
‘The short night–‘The short night–on the hairy caterpillarbeads of dew.The short night–patrolmenwashing in the river.The short night–bubbles of crab frothamong the river reeds.The short night–a broom thrown awayon the beach.The short night–the Oi Riverhas sunk two feet.The short night–on the outskirts of the villagea small shop opening.The short night–broken, in the shallows,a crescent moon.The short…
about editors.Translated by Robert Hass
and falling all day.Translated by Robert Hass
bent like a sickle.Translated by Robert Hass