depth of the ravine

Who knows

that in the depth of the ravine

of the mountain of my hidden heart

a firefly of my love is aflame.

                                                    ~Abutsu-Ni*

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*cited:

Women Poets of Japan

K Rexroth & I Atsumi

 

 

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