Today’s Haiku (December 5, 2015)

霜の刃を踏めば無限の空が鳴る  石原八束

shimo no ha o fumeba mugen no sora ga naru

            stepping onto frost blades

            the limitless sky

            makes a sound

                                                Yatsuka Ishihara

from “Nihon Dai-Saijiki” (“Japanese Comprehensive Saijiki”) ,  eedited by Shuoshi Mizuhara, Shuson Kato and Kenkichi Yamamoto, published by Kodansha, Tokyo, Japan, 1981

Fay’s Note:  Yatsuka Ishihara (1919-1998)

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