Thursday, January 04, 2007

what are you doing here?

by Issa, 1804, 42 years old ,living in Edo.
He was very poor.


J. Andrew Lockhart said...

Very thoughtful. He was still able to write - perhaps even better work. It's interesting how bad things can draw out art.

Unknown said...

andrew san, thank you, for your sharp comment.
The surface of this hu is simple,
but Issa's emotion is so deep that we can not resist to fall into his ku.