Today’s Haiku (November 30, 2010)

針は今夜かがやくことがあるだろうか  大井恒行

hari wa konya kagayaku koto ga aru darô ka

this needle

does it have a moment to shine

tonight?

 Tsuneyuki Ohi

 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

Fay’s Note: This is ‘muki’ (haiku without kigo) haiku.

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