snowflakes melting as they fall ~ tan renga


Carpe Diem #1605 Tan Renga – first day of spring asks us
to use a haiku by Matsuo Bashō
(in blueto create a tanka.

first day of spring–
I keep thinking about
the end of autumn

                    Basho
(tr. Robert Hess)

snowflakes melting as they fall
cherry blossoms opening

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