naviarhaiku388 – I’m seeing the blue sea

I’m seeing the blue sea
The sound of drum has very softened
And Spring is in the air

Yamaguchi Sodo, whose real name was Nobuaki, was a haiku poet and a flood control expert during the Edo period. A contemporary of Matsuo Basho, Yamaguchi Sodo met the Great Master for the first time in 1675; the two poets soon became close friends and exchanged letters until the death of Basho in 1694.

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

Deadline: 16th June 2021

haiku by Yamaguchi Sodo

picture by Tj Holowaychuk

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