Wednesday, 27 May 2009

Haiku in English(4)

(photo) azalias, in Matsudo, Chiba prefecture, Japan

In the front of sign-post
on a hot street
a snake halts.

Franno Vlatkovic, Croatia

■It's humorous because the snake apparently could read the sign-post. This haiku indicates the season of summer distinctly by the word a hot street. It's the rare case in the foreign haikus.

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