naviarhaiku297 – awakened from sleep

awakened from sleep
surprised by the darkness–
late autumn

Mizuhara Shuoshi was a 20th century Japanese poet. Shuoshi rebelled against the principles of emotional detachment in haiku, which he thought limited his ability to emotionally express himself through poetry: he started a magazine called Staggerbush which focused on a more romantic, lyrical type of haiku.

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

Deadline: 18th September 2019

haiku by Mizuhara Shuoshi

picture by Ludde Lorentz