Today’s Haiku (May 7, 2021)

遠足の列大仏へ大仏へ   藤田湘子

ensoku no retsu daibutsu e daibutsu e

            rows of school children

            in their excursion trip

            to the Giant Buddha, to the Giant Buddha

                                                Shoshi Fujita

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

Fay’s Note:  Shoshi Fujita (1926-2005)   “ensku” (“school excursion” or “field trip”) is a spring kigo.

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