Cage of a leopard.
Not a water drop
Remains in the sky.

—Tomizawa Kakio (1902 - 1962)

Translated by Ryu Yotsuya. Used by permission of the translator. Originally published on Ryu Yotsuya's site.

About the author: Tomizawa Kakio (1902 - 1962). See Ryu Yotsuya's site.

Responses to the haiku for 6 September 2001 by Tomizawa Kakio (1902 - 1962)

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-09 06:19:41

    aged oak tree
    squirrel races across the lawn ...
    nary an acorn