naviarhaiku506 – now it reveals its hidden side

now it reveals its hidden side
and now the other – thus it falls,
an autumn leaf

Ryōkan Taigu was a Japanese poet and calligrapher who lived during the Edo period. A Buddhist monk who lived much of his life as a hermit, Taigu spent most of his time writing poetry, calligraphy, and communing with nature. His poetry is often very simple and inspired by nature.

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

Deadline: 20th September 2023

Haiku by Ryōkan Taigu

Picture by Ormid Armin



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