naviarhaiku368 – A river in January

A river in January
running through
a January valley

Dakotsu Iida trained under Takahama Kyoshi, and was chief editor of the poetry journal Unmo until his death. His son Ryuta Iida, a famous haiku poet himself, took over as the editor of Unmo after his father’s death.

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

Deadline: 27th January 2021

haiku by Iida Dakotsu

picture by Сергей Крылов

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