HAIKU POEMS

Haiku (Never Published)
Drinking my tea
Without sugar-
No difference.

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Allen Ginsberg
Variations On 'The Short Night--'
Below are eleven Buson haiku
beginning with the phrase
'The short night--'

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Yosa Buson
Haiku (Holding Up My)




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Jack Kerouac
Looking
looking through
three thousand haiku eating
two persimmons

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 02
the tree cut,
dawn breaks early
at my little window

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 01
In the coolness
of the empty sixth-month sky...
the cuckoo's cry.

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 07
in the coolness
gods and Buddhas
dwell as neighbors

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 02
the tree cut,
dawn breaks early
at my little window

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 07
in the coolness
gods and Buddhas
dwell as neighbors

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 12
old gardenâ??she empties
a hot-water bottle
under the moon

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 12
old gardenâ??she empties
a hot-water bottle
under the moon

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 09
the moon is coolâ??
frogs' croaking
wells up

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 01
In the coolness
of the empty sixth-month skyâ?¦
the cuckoo's cry.

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 08
I turn my back
on Buddha and face
the cool moon

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 05
entangled with
the scattering cherry blossomsâ??
the wings of birds!

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Masaoka Shiki
Haiku 10
fanning out its tail
in the spring breeze,
seeâ??a peacock!

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 05
entangled with
the scattering cherry blossomsâ??
the wings of birds!

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku
The winter river;
down it come floating
flowers offered to Buddha.

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Yosa Buson
Haiku 08
I turn my back
on Buddha and face
the cool moon

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Masaoki Shiki
Haiku 10
fanning out its tail
in the spring breeze,
seeâ??a peacock!

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Masaoka Shiki

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