Today’s Haiku (June 23, 2022)

Originally posted on Blue Willow Haiku World (by Fay Aoyagi):
口にして父の名重し柿の花  永島靖子 kuchi ni shite chichi no na omoshi kaki no hana ??????????? when I say it ??????????? father’s name sounds heavy ??????????? persimmon blossoms ??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? Yasuko Nagashima from Haiku Dai-Saijiki (Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006

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