naviarhaiku338 – Harvest moon

Harvest moon,
And mist creeping
Over the water.

(Tr. Robert Haas)

Another follower of Matsuo Bashô, Hattori Ransetsu was a samurai who became a monk after his master’s death. Just like the great Bashô, Ransetsu also was a frequent traveller and recorded this in his journals with haiku.

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

Deadline: 1st July 2020

haiku by Hattori Ransetsu

picture by Simone Dalmeri

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