Today’s Haiku (September 28, 2016)

老鹿の闘はぬ角伐られけり  小川軽舟

oijika no tatakawanu tsuno kirarekeri

              old deer’s antlers

              not used for a fight

              are cut off

                                                        Keisyu Ogawa

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

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