Haiku/Senryü/Zappai: Holy Trinity

Haiku Laundered sheets of iceSoft with pristine innocenceTortured by the sun A traditional Japanese haiku is a three-line poem with seventeen syllables, written in a 5/7/5 syllable count. Often focusing on images from nature, haiku emphasizes simplicity, intensity, and directness of expression. Senryü Freshly laundered sheetsSoft with pristine innocencetortured by our acts Senryū (川柳, literally … Continue reading Haiku/Senryü/Zappai: Holy Trinity

City in the Sky

Senryü:are you not entertained? high above the cloudsneed inflight entertainmentlook out the window A nightSeatedIn limboTouching heavenAnd by and byArrive aliveFlyingRed eyed What the Flying F#ck: Police arrested a woman and a daughter when they tried to smuggle the woman’s dead husband in a wheelchair onto a plane. They had covered his eyes with sunglasses … Continue reading City in the Sky