Sliver of light shines
Through the future’s open door
May it confer peace
Ah, my weekly poetry fix will have a different flavor until the end of the month! Colleen Chesebro’s Tanka Tuesday is on a well-deserved Sabbatical, but she still encourages weekly syllabic poems.
Since we’re writing forms of Japanese poetry, I thought it a shame to ignore the monumental events occurring there now. By the time this haiku is published, the Heisei era will be over, and Reiwa will soon begin.
The picture was from one of the Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers prompts.