Haiku 06

Poem By Masaoki Shiki

wheat sowing—
the mulberry trees
lift bunched branches

Comments about Haiku 06

this haiku was composed by Shiki in 1892, on a hill (Takao-san) in the western suburbs of Tokyo.
Have always loved Mulberry trees! Nicely done!
freshness of content. Well done

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