Today’s Haiku (March 2, 2017)

白梅のはじめは草の色なりし   小島 健

hakubai no hajime wa kusa no iro narishi

            white plum blossoms

            the color of grass

            in the beginning

                                                Ken Kojima

from “Gendai Haiku 100nin 20ku” (“Modern Haiku 20 Haiku by 100 Poets”) edited by Kazuo Ibaraki, Kiyoko Uda, Nenten Tsubouchi, Kazuko Nishimura, You-shorin, Nagano, Japan, 2004

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