Today’s Haiku (March 11, 2016)

ふらここを下りぬ死者への鎮魂歌  吉川千早

furakoko o orinu shisha e no chinkonka

for the dead

who doesn’t leave a swing

a requiem

                                                        Chihaya Kichikawa

from “Shûkan Haiku” (“Haiku Weekly”) #393 11/2/2014 Issue, http://weekly-haiku.blogspot.com

Fay’s Note: ‘furakoko (or ‘buranko’)” (swing) is a spring kigo.

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