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CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI: The End in Sight




My Haiku
gazing toward the end
yet hope lives eternally
for our homecoming



Our Inspiration from Basho
Translated by Jane Reichhold

to hear the wild goose
is my reason to go
to the capital in autumn

This day marks the end of our journey with Basho.
Thanks to our host Kristjaan for continuing to host this meme.



Hoosier Quote:
“The problem of life is not to make life easier, 
but to make men stronger.“
~David Starr Jordan~



Comments

colleen said…
The stretched out horizon can feel daunting or exciting depending on what mood I'm in. This looks like a stretch of beach where I grew up.
Norma Ruttan said…
lucky you! I went here a few times through the years to stay with my cousin and her husband.
Al said…
A beautiful photo. But I'm sorry for your loss.
Wonderful response Nonnie ... strong emotions caught in a beautiful haiku.

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