Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Today's haiku

Plum Nightingale ny Tsuchiya Koitsu
a nightingale wipes
his muddy feet...
plum blossoms

uguisu ya doro ashi nuguu ume no hana

more Issa poems here

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At 10:51 PM, July 15, 2011 OpenID outerhoard had this to say...

Speaking of haiku ... a very good friend who died from ovarian cancer last year wrote a number of them, which are soon to be published post-humously. Last I heard, a draft printing was imminent.

When the time comes, I will certainly write a blog post to tell people how to get a copy. If it interests you, I can also send you a note. Let me know if so.

A preview of sorts here:


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