Today’s Haiku (September 5, 2015)

母の忌に掃くや林檎の木の下も   飯田龍太

haha no ki ni haku ya ringo no ki no shita mo

mother’s memorial day

I sweep

under the apple tree, too

                                                Ryuta Iida

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

Fay’s Note:  Ryuta Iida (1920-2007)

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