Thursday, March 21, 2013

In a Word ~ Happy World Poetry Day!


A hill without a name
Veiled in morning mist.

The beginning of autumn:
Sea and emerald paddy
Both the same green.

The winds of autumn
Blow: yet still green
The chestnut husks.

A flash of lightning:
Into the gloom
Goes the heron’s cry.

-Matsuo Basho

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