By Rasheed Gillespie and Mohammed Hanif One drop I happenedto notice in the torrent --ever cascading. Suddenly I sawthe drop return to its home --divine welcoming. Ripples upon seasflowing past comprehension --all is one; One is. Wave rolls upon wave,hiding what lies beneath all --plunge, diver! Dare, drown!
" Ohashi at Atake in Summer Shower " by Utagawa Hiroshige One drop I happened to notice in the torrent ever cascading.
Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Hasten to sharpen the long knife's edge; sashimi doesn't slice itself! Grind the axe until it bites keenly; the miso won't boil without wood! Boisterous laughter buffets cold night air -- "kampai!" Warm spoils of vic'try.
Silky white ribbons - nimbus rising in a sea of gold. Breakfast time!
Faint notes of curry and diesel in cold, damp air - so diff'rent from home.
Steam rises from the surface of a pond - tulip hosts a black dragon.
By a chorus of frogs outside - I am struck - by a frigid splash