The eyes of toads are great

Original Text: 
An Ark of Koans. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2003: 63.
2    wells of sadness: where
3do they gaze but into fate
4    to see nothing there?

Notes

1] koan: "In Zen Buddhism, a paradox put to a student to stimulate his mind" (OED). Back to Line
Publication Start Year: 
2003
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2006
Rhyme: 
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Special Copyright: 

&copy; 2003 <i>An Ark of Koans</i> University of Alberta Press