Icicles

naked branches
spangled with light and music
tinkling icicles

Kim M. Russell, 16th January 2019

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My response to Carpe Diem #1585 icicles (tsurara)

In today’s episode, we have a classical kigo for late winter: Icicles (tsurara), and two example haiku:

yûkaze ya yashiro no tsurara hi no utsuru

night wind —
the shrine’s icicles
reflect the lights

Kobayashi Issa

icicles hanging
at the gutter of the old mansion
sun’s reflections

© Chèvrefeuille

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