Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP
Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP

Japan's bestselling poet Toyo Shibata dies aged 101

Toyo Shibata 1911-2013

Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP
Toyo Shibata, who began writing poetry at age 92. Photo: AFP
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