ippakusu shiro-kemuri made aruite tsuite
stay for a night
I walked to white vapor
and reached it
from “Gendai no Haiku” (Modern Haiku), edited by Shobin Hirai, Kodansha, Tokyo, 1996
Fay’s Note: Kanichi Abe (1928-2009) This haiku has no kigo and was written in 5-7-7 in Japanese.