Archive for August 31, 2008

August ends

Posted in Autumn, Haipho on August 31, 2008 by Hisashi Miyazaki

(Photo: F. Ikemoto)

The Shinkansen Express to Tokyo made a lengthy stop at Nagoya Station due to a sudden, heavy shower in the area around Shizuoka, the midpoint between Osaka and my destination. Thanks to this, I left the train for a while, walked along the platform and enjoyed a second lunch of kishimen (a Nagoyan noodle) with beer. Then, napping in the train I dreamt …..

tiny rice-flowers begin to bloom –

the distant hill looks so close