naviarhaiku464 – from the mist

from the mist
a boat for cutting reeds in the morning
has begun to emer

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.

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Deadline: 30th November 2022

haiku by Mizuhara Shūōshi

picture by Ricardo Gomez Angel

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