now I see her face
the old woman, abandoned,
the moon her only companion
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View this little overview of some of the elements and history of haiku and Basho from this 2012 post at Coldfront about a Poets House lecture given by Haruo Shirane, the Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature and Culture at Columbia University. 225 more words
Lovely poetry by or about sex workers! The International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers is upon us! Yay!
By Su Xiaoxiao: a famous Chinese courtesan and poet, so beautiful poems were written about her for over 1500 years! 419 more words