Today’s Haiku (February 19, 2020)

梅一輪山を圧して咲けりけり   山口青邨

ume ichirin yama o asshite sakerikeri

            one plum blossom

            blooms to overwhelm

            the mountain

                                                Seison Yamaguchi

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

Fay’s Note:   Seison Yamaguchi (1892-1988)

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