#Haiku Happenings #8: Fay Aoyagi’s Today’s Haiku features Toshio Mitsuhashi!
Blue Willow Haiku World (by Fay Aoyagi)
zetsumetsu no kano ôkami o tsurearuku
the extinct wolf
and walk with
from “Nihon Dai-Saijiki” (“Japanese Comprehensive Saijiki”) , edited by Shuoshi Mizuhara, Shuson Kato and Kenkichi Yamamoto, published by Kodansha, Tokyo, Japan, 1981
Fay’s Note: Toshio Mitsuhashi (1920-2001) ‘ôkami’ (wolf) is a winter kigo.
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