jornales

for a moment of joy or moments no one pays for, i give myself a ‘jornal’. this makes me rich. try it.

me to Shiki:/how far can i go/with haiku? (and his possible answers)

heron at lake courtesy of wikicommons

me to Shiki:
how far can i go
with haiku?

(his possible answers)

heron equals being still

***

stillness–
we break the rules

***

not a stir in the pond–
turtle

***

cherry blossoms–
what’s wrong with fruits?

***

plum tree
only when it blooms

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the jade Buddha laughs
long after sunset

***

wind to bamboo:
how far
can whispers go?

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April 26, 2011 - Posted by | haiku, poetry, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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