Sunday, July 10, 2011

Spliced In Day 10



During the month of July There will be featured here at Lunch Break haiku related essays; original copyright remains with the websites and to their respective writers.

Spliced In - Day 10


Around the old monk
The orphan children gather.
O Holy Night!


...Takeda, who studied for the priesthood in Boston and New York, began writing haiku 40 years ago, when he was an English teacher in a suburban Tokyo high school. Only in the last decade has he seriously begun to explore the Christian possibilities of the form. "I realized," he recalls...


Read Worship: Hymns in Haiku

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4 Comments:

Blogger Devika Jyothi said...

Again nice...religious consciousness in haiku, nice...and thanks for the introduction :)

i have come across Takeda, i guess,

wishes,
devika

12:45 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Have a nice Sunday; glad you could drop in

much love...

4:18 PM  
Blogger Lorraine said...

it's lovely, there's always that moment you know that sense that it will all come together, love your posts always, whether from you or a fellow-poet it always enriches

5:18 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

glad you stopped by Lorraine


much love...

7:28 AM  

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