Chen-ou Liu's Translation Project: First English-Chinese Haiku and Tanka Blog

Thursday, December 30, 2010

The Ripples from a Splash: A Haiku Sequence

Based on Chinese Poetics

moonlit pond…
are frogs asleep

flower moon --
its eyes on the flowing clouds
a frog

this frog
crouches on a lotus leaf --
reciting Basho

the frog
shatters the moon’s face...
alone by the pond

Magnapoets, #7