#Haiku: Old and New Cherry Blossom

even an old man
has New Year’s eyes…
cherry blossoms

© Kobayashi Issa (Tr. David G. Lanoue)

old man, young spirit
eyes sparkling with New Year’s hope-
cherry blossoms heart

©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai Weekend Meditation #85: Photo shopping Haiku Cherry Blossom

Author’s Note: For this weekend’s meditation we have another episode of the new feature: ‘Photo-Shopping Haiku’. The challenge is to make a little change to a given haiku to make it a ‘better version of itself’.

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