where the writers are

ryokan | ryokan

chitra-banerjee-divakaruni's picture
Apr.09.2009
Here are some poems by the Zen master Ryokan, one of my favorites: How can we ever lose interest in life?/Spring has come again/ And cherry trees bloom in the mountains. **** I came to this village to see the peach blossoms/ but spent the day instead/ Looking at the flowers along the river bank...