Today’s Haiku (February 23, 2012)

手拍子に何も出てこぬ春の山         山田耕司

 tebyôshi ni nani mo detekonu haru no yama

            clapping hands

            nothing comes out

            from the spring mountain

                                                            Koji Yamada

from “ChôShinsen 21” ,  (“Super New Selection 21,” an anthology of the haiku poets under 50-year-olds) edited by Bansei Tsukushi, Yasuko Tsushima, Leona Takayama, You-shorin, Nagano, Japan, December 2010

 

2 responses to “Today’s Haiku (February 23, 2012)

  1. May Yamada-Ahsue

    I like this- very nice. Is your father Terakesa Yamada born in Kagoshima, Japan?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s