Haru Shoru

on humble shoulders the caress of a silk shawl compassionate gift Kim M. Russell, 2017 Image found on Pinterest My response to Carpe Diem #1191 (spring) shawl or haru shoru In this new episode of CDHK, Chèvrefeuille has introduced another classical kigo for spring. He says that it can be cold in spring, not as […]

American Sentences in the Rain

My first time in New York, by the Hudson, under a black umbrella. So much rain, waterlogged shoes, and Miss Liberty draped in cloud and fog. Open umbrellas in an open-topped bus, watercolour city. Dodging puddles on Fifth Avenue, we found shelter under awnings. New York dripping in my ears, American sentences in the rain. […]