Today’s Haiku (October 23, 2010)

幼君のごとくに菊の蕾かな  橋本鶏二 

yôkun no gotoku ni kiku no tsubomi kana

like a child emperor

a young bud

of chrysanthemum

Keiji Hashimoto

from “Gendai no Haiku” (Modern Haiku), edited by Shobin Hirai, Kodansha, Tokyo, 1996

Fay’s Note:  Keiji Hashimoto (1907-1990)

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