Today’s Haiku (July 12, 2015)

ひげを剃り百足虫を殺し外出す  西東三鬼

hige o sori mukade o koroshi gaishutu su

            shaving beard

            killing a centipede

            I go out

                                    Sanki Saito

from “Haiku Dai-Saijiki” (“Comprehensive Haiku Saijiki”), Kadokawa Shoten, Tokyo, 2006

Fay’s Note:  Sanki Saito (1900-1962)   ‘mukade’ (centipede) is a summer kigo.

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