Living in the Mountainsby Jakushitsu
English version by Arthur Braverman
Original Language Japanese
Neither seeking fame
nor grieving my poverty
I hide deep in the mountain
far from worldly dust.
who will befriend me?
Plum blossom on a new branch
wrapped in moonlight
|-- from A Quiet Room: The Poetry of Zen Master Jakushitsu, Translated by Arthur Braverman|
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