Uejima Onitsura Poems

Useless Dreams, Alas!

Useless dreams, alas!
Over desolate fields
winds whisper as they pass.... more »

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Comments about Uejima Onitsura

Johny 08 Nov 2018 01:24
I dig the flabby turkey feathers Johny
Fabrizio Frosini 10 Jun 2016 09:48
Around 1650, two masters arose who elevated haikai and gave it a new popularity. They were Matsuo Bashō (1644–1694) and Uejima Onitsura (1661–1738) . Hokku was only the first verse of haikai, but its position as the opening verse made it the most important, setting the tone for the whole composition.
Fabrizio Frosini 07 Jun 2016 10:28
by Uejima Onitsura: A voiceless flower speaks to the obedient in-listening ear