Today’s Haiku (March 3, 2021)

雛の灯を消せば近づく雪嶺かな  本宮哲郎   

hina no hi o keseba chikaduku setsurei kana

            putting out hina doll’s lamp

            a peak of snow mountain

            comes closer

                                                Tetsuo Motomiya

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

Fay’s Note:  In Japan, hina dolls are decorated at the household having daughter(s) on March 3.

One response to “Today’s Haiku (March 3, 2021)

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #6: Fay Aoyagi’s Today’s Haiku features Tetsuo Motomiya!

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