“Senryuu”is a humorous seventeen syllable comic haiku poem. They are somewhat difficult to make due to the need to reference real everyday life. In todays lesson my teacher Yoko gave me three good examples. 頑張れよ Good luck, 無理をするなよ It’s not impossible 休むなよ Don’t rest. ・ 運動会 Sports day 抜くなその子は don’t overtake 課長の子 boss’s child. ・ まだ寝てる Still sleeping 寝ってみれば […]Read more "Senryuu / 川柳"
願わくば花の下にて春死なん、その望月の如月のころ。 ‘Hopefully, may I die under Cherry Blossoms in Spring, In the month of “Kisaragi” around the time of the full moon.Read more "Dieing under Cherry Blossoms – poem."
シャボン玉飛んだ The soap bubble flew 屋根まで飛んだ. it flew up to the roof 屋根まで飛んで. But reaching the roof, こわれて消えた．. it broke and was no more シャボン玉消えた. The soap bubble broke 飛ばずに消えた. It broke before flying 産まれてすぐに. So soon after it was born, こわれて消えた． . It broke and was no more 風、風、吹くな. Wind, wind, […]Read more "Soap Bubbles/Ujo Noguchi -シャボン玉 |野口雨情さん。"
Why blog? To share, to reach out to others, that live in locations you may never ever visit? Maybe blogging is something that helps negate the meaningless of existence, itself placed, or perched upon the incomplete ground of time. Or, simply a graveyard for the many failed attempts at writing a person amasses over life. […]Read more "これはブログです。Why blog?"