Several years ago I wrote a short essay about haiku for WonderHaiku Worlds in which I stated that haiku can be read (seen) as a 'Koan', the impossible question which can give Enlightenment. I think that (all) haiku can really be seen as such a koan, but that's just my idea, my vision.
If you're a loyal 'follower' of our Carpe Diem weblogs than you know that we have had a journey to Shikoku in 2014 which started with all daily prompts about the Trans Siberian Railroad straight through the Soviet Union. That journey brought us along the 88 shrines on the Island Shikoku and I told more about the shrines.
my companion for a night -
I bow my head
at the corner of the street -
God be with you
only whispered prayers -
the scent of incense
I hope you did like this Tokubetsudesu "Back In Time" episode about "Carpe Diem's Spiritual Ways".
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