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. Old resident of Tokyo. Writer. Haiku poet. 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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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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