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Lying on the Grass...

After a less-than-harmonious game of croquet, I lie back on the grass. Overhead, a rainbow. All this day, toiling away at things that may or may not matter…. 23 more words

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pathway

Flowering thorn —

the pathway by my home village

is like this!

~Buson (Y Sawa & E Shiffert, Haiku Master Buson)

Photography

walking on...

Sony RX1003 f/2.8 1/2000 15.1mm 800 ISO

Walking on, walking on,

things pondered about — springtime,

where has it gone to?

~Buson (Y Sawa & E Shiffert, Haiku Master Buson)

Photography

What are English Language Haiku?

One of the reasons I wanted to write my post on Representational Poetry was as a prelude to this post, asking the question: What are English Language Haiku? 1,703 more words

Haiku

A Poem a Day - Haiku

The following is a poem by Yosa Buson (1716-1783). My painting was inspired by his haiku. Buson was a very good painter and made a living at it. 34 more words

Poetry

FINE(R) THINGS

in nooks and corners
cold remains:
flowers of the plum

© Yosa Buson (tr. RH Blyth)

penetrating the darkness
an area of whiteness

the flowering branch of the plum… 136 more words

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