Today’s Haiku (October 24, 2010)

颱風の目つついてをりぬ豫報管  中原道夫

taifû no me tsutsuite orinu yohôkan

poking the eye

of a typhoon

a weather-forecast man

Michio Nakahara

from “Gendai Haiku Hyakunin Nijukku” (“Modern Haiku: 20 Haiku per100 Poets”), edited by Kazuo Ibaraki, Kiyoko Uda, Nenten Tsubouchi, Kazuko Nishimura, You-shorin, Nagano, 2004

One response to “Today’s Haiku (October 24, 2010)

  1. Merrill Ann Gonzales

    This haiku takes my breath away as I am presently awaiting word from friends who are in China and have not heard from them since Friday.

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