Naviarhaiku175 – sound of rain


The author of the week is Sumitaku Kenshin (1961-1987). He died just before turning 26, and devoted the last 20 months of his life to haiku poetry.

Seven days to make music in response to Sumitaku Kenshin’s poem: more info at


DEADLINE: 17th May

Poem by Sumitaku Kenshin (translated by Alex Fyffe)

Picture by Eutah Mizushima