haiku community

Today’s Haiku (January 20, 2021)

#Haiku Happenings #5: Fay Aoyagi’s Today’s Haiku features Seison Yamaguchi!

Blue Willow Haiku World (by Fay Aoyagi)

鴛鴦の沓波にかくるることもあり  山口青邨

oshi no kutsu nami ni kakururu koto mo ari

mandarin ducks

            sometimes their shoes

under the waves

Seison Yamaguchi

from “Haiku Saijiki” electronic version edited by Kadokawa Shoten, published by Kodansha Sophia Shuppan, Tokyo, Japan, 2018

Fay’s Note: Seison Yamaguchi (1892-1988) ‘oshidori (or ‘oshi’)’ (mandarin duck) is a winter kigo.

View original post

Categories: haiku community

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s