Today’s Haiku (January 9, 2017)

初夢の写楽のこゑが思ひ出せぬ   宗田安正

hatsuyme no sharaku no koe ga omoidasenu

            Sharaku in my first dream

            I cannot remember

            his voice

                                                Yasumasa Muneda

from ‘Haidan,’ (‘Haiku Stage’) a monthly haiku magazine, January 2013 Issue, Honami Shoten, Tokyo

Fay’s Note:  Sharaku is a woodblock print artist in the late 18th century.

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