Sunday, April 17, 2022

Filling the Well: Kobayashi Issa (International Haiku Poetry Day)


did you pop up
with the matsutake mushrooms?
mountain rabbit
matsutake ni musarete tatsu ka yama usagi
– Kobayashi Issa
Find your perfect haiku to celebrate International Haiku Poetry Day at David G. Lanoue's Haiku of Kobayashi Issa archive.


  1. A lovely haiku, a lovely painting, on a lovely Easter morning. Thank you.

  2. This is perfection! I am off to that site too - thank you. I wish to learn so much more about haiku.