bakushinchi koko to kyôchikutô moyuru
telling a location
of the hypocenter
oleanders’ burning red
from “Haiku Shiki” (“Haiku Four Seasons,” a monthly haiku magazine) , July 2010 Issue, Tokyo Shiki Shuppan, Tokyo
Fay’s Note: Oleanders were the first flowers which started to bloom in Hiroshima after August 6, 1945.