In the First Nation legends, the white raven comes to guard the moon and stars from evil
(Editor's Note: see To the Lighthouse: Joshi (Prefatory Note) as a Poetic Device )
a full moon
in the winter sky
the white raven
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Rebecca Drouilhet is a 59-year-old retired registered nurse. Her haiku and tanka have appeared in numerous print and electronic journals. In 2012, she won a Sakura award in the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational. She and her husband, Robert Michael Drouilhet have written a book of haiku titled Lighting a Path.