How this one resonates! It’s by Basho, in this neat collection below, translated by Lucien Stryk.
Well, the weather today is mild and breezy, and now everyone has eaten their fill and the washing up is done – well, almost – it’s time for a New Year’s walk. Off we go, over muddy fields again – my boots are still wet from yesterday but never mind.
All good wishes for 2022 and thanks for reading!