Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Butterfly Dream: God and Ant Haiku by Robert Epstein

English Original

god a pressed ant

Robert Epstein

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)


Bio Sketch

Robert Epstein, a psychologist and haiku poet/anthologist, lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has edited four anthologies:  The Breath of Surrender; Dreams Wander On; The Temple Bell Stops; and Now This.  He has written two books of haiku:  A Walk Around Spring Lake; and Checkout Time is Noon, as well as a chapbook titled, What My Niece Said in His Head:  Haiku and Senryu

1 comment:

  1. The pace of a one-line micro haiku and the use of "hyperbolic juxtaposition" (which serves to both satirize and polarize ideas) open up an interpretative space for the reader's imagination.