Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Poetry Wednesday-Matsuo Basho

Spring has arrived and in ponds everywhere, the fish come alive again.  This poem by haiku master, Basho beautifully illustrates this in clear, short form. 

In the blue sky
koi are swimming
wonderful weather

1 comment:

Michele said...

here is a post i thought you might enjoy:

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