Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Chen-ou Liu & Lisa Espenmiller: Wednesday Haiku

Kaji-jo by Chooro Kuniyoshi 

in twilight
cherry petals fall
without a sound
Chen-ou Liu

Photograph by Robert Ashworth

early morning
redwoods shrouded
in the sound of fog
Lisa Espenmiller

Ash man by @doug88888

the cherry tree
that made blossom clouds
becomes charcoal 
trans. by David G. Lanoue


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Bart said...

Three gems!

P K Padhy said...

Haiku by Chen and Lisa are brilliant. They try to reflect the subtle and aesthetic touch of the nature. The haiku reflect the tranquility and serenity based on wisdom of 'karumi'.

Anonymous said...

Nice synaesthesia, and the Issa always and ever pointedly relevant.

Issa's Untidy Hut said...

They are all strong, for sure. Thanks, Bart.

Issa's Untidy Hut said...

Thanks for pointing the way, P.K.

Issa's Untidy Hut said...

Anonymous ... how things come together ... Don