Sounds in Haiku

By Tony Pupello               Furuike ya              kawazu tobikomu              mizu no oto                   - Bashō For those of us non-Japanese speakers, this is perhaps the most famous haiku ever written, Bashō’s “old pond”.               Fu-ru (old) i-ke...

Under the Basho

Under the Bashō Under the Bashō has resumed publication after a break last year, and takes many forms of Japanese genre poetry, including haiku, tanka, haibun and haiga.Submit: Until November 15, full details from the website. View...