Tag Archives: Haiku

Mosquito Buddha


mosquito larva
on the stagnant pool-
future Buddhas

Our mind is the stagnant pond. If we recognize the Buddha within ourselves the larva will hatch and our mind will flow in harmony.

Fading away


a toy waits in the
second-hand store window-
child’s song fading away

Inspired by Issa’s haiku

the old doll
in the junk store window
sunning herself

Trans David Lanoue.

March Madness


primates watching
march madness-
global warming

While people are concerned about which basketball team is able to win the game team homo sapiens is losing the world.