gradually the geese

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gradually the geese

pass on…

rice field moon

— Haiku by Kobayashi Issa, Tr. David G. Lanoue, ill. Old Pond Comics

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aiming their butts

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aiming their butts

at the evening moon…

rice field geese

— Haiku by Kobayashi Issa, Tr. David G. Lanoue, ill. Old Pond Comics

From time to time The clouds give rest to the moon-beholders. Basho

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op_basho_moon_clouds_pause_viewingThis week, I went moon-viewing (Otsukimi) for the first time in my life. I am putting together a zine detailing my experience. I’m hoping to post it within the next week. Stay tune!

From time to time

The clouds give rest

to the moon-beholders.

 

– Basho (Haiku, R. H. Blyth, p. 931), haiku-comic by Old Pond Comics