Dewdrop, let me cleanse

by Matsuo Basho

English version by Peter Beilenson
Original Language Japanese

Dewdrop, let me cleanse
     in your brief
sweet waters...
These dark hands of life

<<Previous Poem | More Poems by Matsuo Basho | Next Poem >>


View All Poems by Matsuo Basho



Recommended Books: Matsuo Basho

Zen Poetry: Let the Spring Breeze Enter
===
Amazon or AbeBooks
The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry
===
Amazon or AbeBooks
The Poetry of Zen: (Shambhala Library)
===
Amazon or AbeBooks
Haiku Enlightenment
===
Amazon or AbeBooks
The Four Seasons: Japanese Haiku
More Books >>





Dewdrop, let me