Today’s Haiku (February 20, 2020)

咲くよりも落つる椿となりにけり   水原秋櫻子

saku yori mo otsuru tsubaki to narinikeri

            camelia

            it falls rather than

            blooming

                                                Shuoshi Mizuhara

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

Fay’s Note:  Shuoshi Mizuhara (1892-1981)

One response to “Today’s Haiku (February 20, 2020)

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #5: Fay Aoyagi’s Today’s Haiku features Shuoshi Mizuhara!

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