a mountain rice field
mixed with snow
- haiku by Kobayashi Issa (translated by David G. Lanoue), cartoon by Jessica Tremblay (Old Pond Comics)
In the winter storm
The cat keeps on
Blinking its eyes
— Haiku by Yaso, translated by R.H. Blyth (from Haiku, ed. by Peter Washington), ill. Old Pond Comics
“My snow!” – when I think that,
it weighs almost nothing
on my umbrella-hat!
– Haiku by Kikaku, from An Introduction to Haiku by Harold G. Henderson.
Illustrated by Old Pond Comics.
he rolls thin snow
into a Buddha
– Haïku de Kobayashi Issa illustré par Vieil Etang.