Tuesday, 31 July 2012

The Sound Of Fallen Snow

In Memory of Matsuo Basho

By Rory A.A. Hinton

Frog - Getsuju



















Jaded man covered
Basho's fallen snow.
Severed arms frozen

Snowed man melted
Limbless before pond.
Rooted tree stump

Thawed man listened
Snow fall ground.
Bellied up frog