Michitsuna no Haha

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Michitsuna no Haha (c.935-995) was a Heian period writer in Japan. Her true name is unknown to history. The term Michitsuna no Haha literally translates to Michitsuna's mother.

She wrote the Kagerō Nikki about her troubled marriage to Fujiwara no Kaneie, who served as Sesshō and Kampaku, which is a classic of Japanese literature.


  • Michitsuna (道綱) (955–1020)