Winter Solitude

Winter solitude--
in a world of one color
the sound of wind.


Translated by Robert Hass

by Matsuo Basho

Comments (4)

Deanna, this is an absolute masterpiece of creativity! The visual imagery, rhyme, and choice of words are amazing! ! Brian
Deanna...Noticed that evidently I did not rate this Poem the other day...what was i thinkin'? ...Probably lost mindcells, in awe of your work...anyway...i just tenned ya up Lady D.!
DEANNA..YOU ARE INDEED BOTH WITTY & CRAFTY...I'M STILL WAITING FOR MORE OF YOUR WORK, AS IT IS IN ENJOYABLE READ IN TRUE TO ENSCONCE MYSELF IN SUCH FINE CRAFTSMAB YOUR...FRANK
Deanna This is just grilliant. I am going to print this off and put it amonst my cat poems. I am Cat mad and as for cat mint I can't grow it quick enough.I will tell you a story when I get time, about Billy The Cat Mint JUNKY you have given me great inspitation here. Thankyou for sharing this poem with me/your poems are Awesome. cheers Sylvie