This is Ed Grossmith, on the day I first met him during the YT Ginko at Hakone Gardens.
I didn't know then that he was a GREAT photographer whose photos were featured
on the cover of one of out most beautiful anthologies ever.
Nor did I know how much I would like this haiku,
which is one of my all-time favorites. jhh
just for a moment
I really believed in you
Scattered Acorns; Yuki Teikei Member's Anthology 2014,
edited by June Hopper Hymas, page 18.
Tonight's bonus, two translations of a Buson haiku:Shoku no hi o shoku ni utsusu ya haro no yu
Lighting one candle
with another candle--
Yosa Buson on Poemhunter.com
The light of a candle
is transferred to another candle--
Buson; translated by Edith Schiffert & Yuki Sawa