naviarhaiku390 – for that brief moment

for that brief moment
when the fire-fly went out…O
the lonely darkness

Tachibana Hokushi, whose real name was Tachibana Genjiro, was born in Kanazawa in 1665. Hokushi was one of Basho’s most famous students at the time, and he even accompanied the great master during part of his famous journey through the narrow roads of the North, from Kanazawa to Matsuoka.

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

Deadline: 30th June June 2021

haiku by Tachibana Hokushi

picture by Matthias Heil

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