In meditation

In meditation

So they look when they don’t caw

Crows around the temple

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About AshiAkira

AshiAkira. Author of Haiku Poems (www.lulu.com/shop/ashi-akira/haiku-poems/paperback/product-23152158.html). Old resident of Tokyo. 葦享(あしあきら)、著書(1)「伊奈葉くんアメリカを見る」、(2)「伊奈葉さん日本を憂う」(中央公論事業出版)
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30 Responses to In meditation

  1. gigoid says:

    They do look as if they’re meditating; what they are really doing is plotting their next bit of mischief…

    gigoid

  2. mopana says:

    Now crows meditate, but soon will caw for snow 🙂 This is what they do. Nice poem, Ashi ❤

  3. Heartafire says:

    A lovely haiku. Crows are quite fascinating, one of the smarter birds :).

  4. I love the contrast of the crows, often, but not always, so noisy, and the meditation.

  5. Is there a cultural significance to crows in Japan? I ask because my friends here in Korea have a much different symbolic view of crows than my friends in the US did.

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