Sakura Matsuri

Haiku National Poetry Month Poetry

Sleeping under the trees on Yoshino mountain
The spring breeze wearing Cherry blossom petals.


the Spring wind
scattering blossoms
I saw it in a dream
but when I awoke the sound
was still rustling in my breast

-- Saigyo

3 Responses to "Sakura Matsuri"

by judih. on

blossomssudden fragrancejoy swells the momentspring seduces my heart

by panta rhei on

bloomyou sing to mewith blossom breaththe spring windsin your wordsput cherry petals on my lips

by Billectric on

soul pollenI squint, smile, and sneezeTears in eyes, but it's alrightIn this warm sunshine