Posted inArt and Poems

Crimson Leaves of Autumn

November 12, 2015


“What will remain of my legacy?
Flowers in the spring,
The hototogisu in summer,
And the crimson leaves of Autumn.”

– Ryokan, 1758-1831
One Robe, One Bowl, Translated by John Stevens

Photo and creation by Rosa Bellino, used with her permission.


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