Today’s Haiku (May 10, 2018)

美しき距離白鷺が蝶に見ゆ  山口誓子

utsukushiki kyori shirasagi ga chô ni miyu

            from this beautiful distance

            an egret looks like

            a butterfly

                                                Seishi Yamaguchi

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

Fay’s Note:   Seishi Yamaguchi (1901-1994)

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