mi no naka no makkuragari no hotaru-gari
inside of me
my firefly hunt
from “Haiku” (a monthly haiku magazine) June 2011 Issue, Kadokawa Gakugei Shuppan, Tokyo
Fay’s Note: This haiku was in a haiku collection “Chôchû-Ron” (“Birds’ Cosmos Discipline”), published in 1968.
‘firefly’ is a summer kigo
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