Watching a Snail

I bow to my master
Matsuo Basho told me the way
to watch a snail                                         Chèvrefeuille

haiku spiral from its shell
and unravel in its trail                                Kim M. Russell

Kim M. Russell, 13th May 2019

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My response to Carpe Diem #1662 Tan Renga Challenge Month May 2019 (9) Watching a Snail

In the first episode of a new week in May, we have a haiku by Chèvrefeuille, written in honour of Matsuo Basho in February 2012.

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