Archive for November 18th, 2020

Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Water Reflection by Takarai Kikaku (Enomoto Kikaku)

water reflection—
a flying squirrel across
the wisteria’s mantle

From: https://intranslation.brooklynrail.org/japanese/haiku-by-kikaku/

Date: c1690 (original in Japanese); 2017 (translation in English)

By: Takarai Kikaku (Enomoto Kikaku) (1661-1707)

Trasnlated by: Joshua Gage (19??- )