Eye-catching:

Sumac saplings blaze,

A miniature forest glows –

On last week’s green lawn.

 

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About Basho Barr

Inspired by the great Japanese Haiku master, Matsuo Basho, I try to capture a daily moment in a small but perfectly formed Haiku.
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2 Responses to Eye-catching:

  1. Michael56j says:

    I like the irony of the autumn leaves on summer’s lawn.

    • Basho Barr says:

      Thanks Michael. Autumn is very slow and late this year, so the sumac is one of the only strong autumn colours around. Last week I didn’t notice the green sumac on the lawn as I drove past it, but this week it really stood out with its vibrant colours.

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