Today’s Haiku (August 11, 2017)

黒みつつ充実しつつ向日葵立つ  西東三鬼

kuromi tsutsu jyûjitsu shitsutsu himawari tatsu

blackening

and enriching itself

a sunflower stands

                                                                      Sanki Saito

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

Fay’s Note:   Sanki Saito (1900-1962)

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