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PSA (11/8/19)

We will attend a college tour at Binghamton University tomorrow. Expect the next A November with Basho, Day 9 later tomorrow, and the #haikai challenge either late tomorrow or Sunday. Busy with business all of this living the dream

A November with Basho, Day 8

Through narrow Abumizuri Pass and on, passing Shiroishi Castle, we entered Kasahima Province. We asked for directions to the gravemound of Lord Sanekata, Sei Shonagon’s exiled poet-lover, and were told to turn right in the hillds near the villages of Minowa and Kasashima wgeb we canes ti tge […]

A November with Basho, Day 6

A little anxious, thinking of the Shirakawa Barrier, thinking on it day by day; but calmed my mind by remembering the old poem, “somehow sending word home.” I walked through heavy green summer forests. Many a poet inscribed a few words at one of the Three Barriers–“Autumn Winds” […]