Today’s Haiku (November 14, 2016)

司馬遼と駆けし戦国夜長かな  片岡義順

shibaryô to kakeshi sengoku yonaga kana

            running with Ryotaro Shiba

            through the war loads’ era…

            a long autumn night

                                                Yoshizumi Kataoka

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

Fay’s Note:  The chaotic era of war loads fighting in Japan was in 1500’s.

Ryotaro Shiba (1923-1996) wrote many historical novels.

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