Goose Tracks
DOGEN ZENJI'S WAKASHU 道元禅師和歌集
(Dogen Zenji's Waka Collection: 15-J & 62-J) (more waka with sounds)
Moon in a Dewdrop, edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi
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#15-J
Water birds
coming and going,
their traces disappear
but they never
forget their path.
#62-J
I won't even stop
at the valley's brook
for fear that
my shadow
may flow into the world.
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(Zen Master) DOGEN ZENJI'S (道元禅師)
(Gender Inclusive) STUDIES OF THE WAY (學道) | (INDEX)
95-Fascicle SHOBOGENZO (正法眼蔵) & Other Writings
Related: Natural Sounds in Early Japanese Women's Poetry
photos: earlywomenmasters.net