Autumn aka The Fall is an intriguing season as we have too long been used to the late Spring resurgence of nature, and then the warmth and sometimes heat of Summer. We can be taken by surprise in the Northern Hemisphere on both a natural history level as well as on a personal plateau.
Autumn can be seen as a time for contemplation after the holiday atmosphere of the warmer side of Spring and the heat of Summer.
It has provoked in me many feelings such as:
my hundred autumn rooms
to be alone
Best of Mainichi 2012 (Japan 2013)
Anthology Credit: A Vast Sky, An Anthology of Contemporary World Haiku (Tancho Press 2015)
am I the ghost
of a child who died before me?
Haiku Novine ISSN 1451-3889 (December 2012)