Thursday, May 10, 2018

Butterfly Dream: Sudden Shower Haiku by Mike Gallagher

English Original

sudden shower
the bog stitched with
silver lamé

Shamrock, 5, 2008

Mike Gallagher


Chinese Translation (Traditional)
   
驟雨
沼澤被細絲般的銀光
縫合在一起

Chinese Translation (Simplified)

骤雨
沼泽被细丝般的银光
缝合在一起


Bio Sketch

Mike Gallagher, an Irish poet and editor, has been published and translated worldwide. He won the Michael Hartnett Viva Voce award in 2010 and 2016, the Desmond O'Grady International award in 2012 and was shortlisted for the Hennessy award in 2011.His collection, Stick on Stone, is published by Revival Press.

3 comments:

  1. A moment of shiny beauty is keenly captured in this imagistic shasei haiku.

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  2. Well done Michael. That's great!

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