suichûka sennen saki wa mizu to naru
in a thousand years
an artificial ‘underwater’ flower
from “Haiku-kai” (“Haiku World,” a monthly haiku magazine), July 2017 Issue, Bungaku No Mori, Tokyo
Fay’s Note: ‘suichûka’ (an artificial flower which ‘blooms’ when immersed in water) is a summer kigo
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