Tuesday, February 14, 2017

bitter orange

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taking a bite
from a bitter orange
january thaw



一月の解けしオレンジ味苦し

Ichigatsu no tokeshi orenji aji nigashi


(translation by Hidenori Hiruta)


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7 comments:

Devika said...

haha! good one, Williams :)

wishes,
devika

Bill said...

Nice match of the senses to the season.

bandit said...

In reference to Gabi sensei's recent post. I wonder how this would go over in Japan?

altadenahiker said...

Nice!

Chen-ou Liu said...

I second Bill and enjoy the read.

Chen-ou

Emma Dalloway said...

nice juxt, bandit

bandit said...

Thanks all.
Look, Hidenori san translated the poem into Japanese - I'm stoked!