Naviarhaiku229 – finally a clear sky


For the last week of May, I think a summer poem is most appropriate. Written by one of the greatest haiku poets, Kobayashi Issa was also extremely prolific: during his lifetime he wrote ten times more poems than Bashō, who wrote “only” 2000 haiku.

Seven days to make music in response to the assigned haiku: to participate visit


Deadline: 30th May 2018

Poem by Kobayashi Issa

Picture by Dibert Theron