Today’s Haiku (March 3, 2017)

雛祭る夜の静かに曇りをり   藤沢周平

hina matsuru yoru no shizukani kumoriori

            arranging hina dolls

            the night becomes overcast

            quietly

                                    Shuhei Fujisawa

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

Fay’s Note:   Shuhei Fujisawa (1927-1997)

On March 3, traditional ‘hina’ dolls are displayed at households who have daughters.

 

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