sumire hodona chiisaki hito ni umaretashi
I would like to be born
as a tiny person
in a size of a violet
from ‘Haidan,’ (‘Haiku Stage’) a monthly haiku magazine, April 2016 Issue, Honami Shoten, Tokyo
Fay’s Note: Soseki Natsume (1867-1916) is one of the most famous writers in 19th century.