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Tag: Basho

EVERY DAY IS A JOURNEY

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328 years ago today Bashō set off on the narrow road to the deep north. His eponymous travelogue is one of my favourite books of all time.

IN MILLFIELDS PARK

At the moment I’m rereading The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Matsuo Bashō. It’s made me fall in love with haiku all over again.

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Early autumn now –
under the trees a collage
of orange and green.

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