Today’s Haiku (February 18, 2016)

吾も春の野に下り立てば紫に  星野立子

a mo haru no no ni oritateba murasaki ni

              coming down

              to the spring field

              I, too, become purple

                                          Tatsuko Hoshino

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

Fay’s Note:  Tatsuko Hoshino (1903-1984)

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