[Buddha-l] It's spring--time for poems

Stanley J. Ziobro II ziobro at wfu.edu
Tue May 24 06:01:51 MDT 2005

On Mon, 23 May 2005, jkirk wrote:

> Searching For The Dharma - A Poem by Hsu Yun
>       You've traveled up ten thousand steps in search of the Dharma.
>       So many long days in the archives, copying, copying.
>       The gravity of the Tang and the profundity of the Sung make heavy
> baggage.
>       Here! I've picked you a bunch of wildflowers.
>       Their meaning is the same
>       but they're much easier to carry.

A poem by Buson (Yosa):

This world of dew

Is passing away

As a world of dew

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