Today’s Haiku (August 7, 2015)

新月の光めく鮎寂しけり   渡辺水巴

shingetsu no hikarimeku ayu sabishi keri

looking like

a new moon light

lonely sweetfish

                                    Suiha Watanabe

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

Fay’s note: Suiha Watanabe (1882-1946)   ‘ayu’ (sweetfish) is  summer kigo.

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