Naviarhaiku164 – In that empty house

This week’s haiku is an evocative poem written by American poet Clement Hoyt. Hoyt started studying haiku and Zen with Nyogen Senzaki in 1936 and became one of the first English-language senryu writers.

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DEADLINE: 1st March

Poem by Clement Hoyt

Picture by Paco S