Today’s Haiku (April 5, 2015)

遅刻してなりたきものに揚雲雀  由利雪二

chikoku shite naritaki mono ni agehibari

            late for class

            the thing he wants to be is

            an ascending skylark

                                                Yukiji Yuri

from “Haiku Shiki” (“Haiku Four Seasons,” a monthly haiku magazine) ,  February 2015 Issue, Tokyo Shiki Shuppan, Tokyo

Fay’s Note:  This haiku is from the poet’s haiku collection, “Shukudai Wa Yarikake” (“Homework Halfway Done”).  He teaches at the school for handicapped children.

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