Mid-August again

Mid-August again

Shrine yard where the war dead sleep

Dragonflies fly low

(Story: https://ashiakira.wordpress.com/story-poems-2/mid-august-again/)

About AshiAkira

AshiAkira. Author of "Haiku Poems" and "Haiku Poems II" (www.lulu.com/shop/ashi-akira/haiku-poems/paperback/product-23152158.html). Old resident of Tokyo.
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6 Responses to Mid-August again

  1. Beautiful, sad image. The dragonflies such a powerful use of word and image to recreate both planes and courage and humility and acknowledgement of the sleepers.

  2. I could picture myself there.

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