Today’s Haiku (October 3, 2022)

菊咲けり陶淵明の菊咲けり         山口青邨

kiku sakeri tô chinmei no kiku sakeri

            chrysanthemums bloom

            Tao Yuanming’s chrysanthemums

            bloom

                                                Seison Yamaguchi  

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

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

Tao Yuanming, also known as Tao Qian, was a Chinese poet and politician who was one of the best-known poets during the Six Dynasties period.

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One response to “Today’s Haiku (October 3, 2022)

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #2: Fay Aoyagi’s Today’s Haiku features Seison Yamaguchi!

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