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Basho

Scrolls rolled at his feet
He sits, watching life unfold
His pen drips beauty
 

Copyright © | Year Posted 2009




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Date: 4/18/2009 9:50:00 AM
I'm not familar with the title here but I love the Senryu ... you've really got this and haiku form down!!
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Date: 4/16/2009 10:21:00 AM
I wish I knew who Basho was, this gift to him is to be coveted by heroes and kings ... great write. You are indeed his greatest student yet, the Plato of his Socrates.
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Date: 4/16/2009 5:31:00 AM
i love basho and this poem is always how i imagined him. wonderful, Barbara
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Date: 4/14/2009 6:26:00 PM
Dear Barbara my Barbeeg " His pen drips beauty " What an image these words create Awesome Senryu Beautiful POEM LOVE YOU... HG
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Date: 4/14/2009 3:02:00 AM
Excellent BG one of my favourite poets and so your poem must go into my favourites too.Rgds Brian & thanks for your welcome comments
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Date: 4/11/2009 10:03:00 AM
Wow! Sounds like Jesus! Super write. (Oops! I guess you can tell that I don't know who Basho is.) Jesus was my first thought when I read it. I could see him there in a room sitting comfortably with finished scrolls around his feet while He wrote more. Recording His beautiful words of love and comfort to help us humans. I wonder if He did. We know that His disciples did.
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Date: 4/10/2009 1:27:00 PM
Yes! What a clever way to honot one of the masters of short Asian verse. Nice one! Karen
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Date: 4/10/2009 1:49:00 AM
As does yours. Awesome tribute. Love, Shar
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Date: 4/9/2009 10:28:00 PM
Wonderful poem, Barbara! Indeed, Basho's "pen drips beauty." Hope you are doing well. Love to you! Carolyn
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Date: 4/9/2009 8:56:00 PM
One for my fav's I love reading Basho. You nailed it with this one...Raul
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