End of the winter day –
A line of singing people
Moves through the wood.
(haiku – Tito, Arashiyama, 7.2.09; photo – Noriko Kan, Mt. Ishizuchi; Japanese translation – Hisashi Miyazaki)
This entry was posted on February 11, 2009 at 11:39 am and is filed under Haipho, Winter . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
Superb photo accompanying an evocative haiku.
The compactness of the translation is fabulous.
The “line of singing people” generates a kind of warmth within the cold evoked by the first and last lines and photo– delicious!
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Blog at WordPress.com. The Black-LetterHead Theme.
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.
Join 526 other followers