As we bid farewell to Summer and move toward colder weather, we offer three haiku for you to enjoy–one from our Sister City’s famous poet and two from locals.
The first is from Masaoka Shiki, a famous poet from Matsuyama City, Sacramento’s Sister City. We celebrated him with a post in August, the month in which Haiku Day is celebrated in Japan.
The second is by Lena Fiore, a fan of JapanSacramento.com’s Facebook Page. Lena wrote, in a Facebook comment, that she had fun figuring out how to write haiku. Maybe you will too. We think you’ll relate to her haiku as much as we did, so please enjoy.[Read more…]