Today’s Haiku (June 7, 2016)

エンジンを切つて昔へ田植時  松浦敬親

enjin o kitte mukashi e tauedoki

              cutting the engine

              and going back to the past…

              rice-planting season

                                                        Takachika Matsuura

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

One response to “Today’s Haiku (June 7, 2016)

  1. Patrick Sweeney

    Where I live, in Aomori-ken, there is still some rice planting done by hand…love this haiku

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