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Hideyoshi Poems - Poems about Hideyoshi

Hideyoshi Poems - Examples of all types of poems about hideyoshi to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for hideyoshi.

Zen Death Haiku Viii
...ZEN DEATH HAIKU VIII These are my modern English translations of Japanese Zen Death Haiku. Had I not known I was already dead I might have mourned my own passing. —Ota Dokan, loose transla......Read the rest...
Categories: hideyoshi, age, allusion, analogy, angst,
Form: Haiku



This World of Dew
...THIS WORLD OF DEW This world? Moonlit dew flicked from a crane's bill. —Eihei Dogen Kigen, loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Seventy-one? How long can a dewdrop last? ......Read the rest...
Categories: hideyoshi, age, art, autumn, bereavement,
Form: Haiku
Zen Death Haiku Ii
...Today, catching sight of the mallards crying over Lake Iware: Must I too vanish into the clouds? —Prince Otsu translation by Michael R. Burch This world— to what may we compare it? To autum......Read the rest...
Categories: hideyoshi, death, imagery, life, nature,
Form: Haiku
Paper Crane
...Atrocious Nobugana will he kill the cuckoo? You, spring rains, sing at eaves, princess heartsick leaves! Nobunaga-evil-minded will kill the cuckoo. Who knows? Maybe a geisha will dabble his heart w......Read the rest...
Categories: hideyoshi, inspirational,
Form: Lyric

Book: Reflection on the Important Things