Day: May 4, 2021

Today’s Haiku (May 2, 2021)

Originally posted on Blue Willow Haiku World (by Fay Aoyagi):
春深くエゴン・シーレの男女かな   飯島晴子 haru fukaku egon shiire no danjo kana ??????????? deep spring… ??????????? a man and a woman ??????????? by Egon Schiele ? ??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? Haruko Iijima from Haiku Dai-Saijiki (Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006 Fay’s Note:? Haruko…

Scattered and Gathered

Too many voices. Too few of them my own. The drumbeat noise of Twitter and its ever-inciting FOMA. The incessant cymbols of Google-Classroom work, with its screens of tiled avatars and silent answers. The base-boom of volunteering demands. Somehow the path of poetry ended under windblown sand. I […]