Sunday, August 23, 2015

Butterfly Dream: Summer's End Haiku by Olivier Schopfer

English Original

cool mountain stream
trickling down my fingers --
summer's end

Wednesday Haiku, 184, July 2, 2014

Olivier Schopfer

Chinese Translation (Traditional)

從我的手指滴下來 --

Chinese Translation (Simplified)

从我的手指滴下来 --

Bio Sketch

Olivier Schopfer lives in Geneva, Switzerland. He likes to capture the moment in haiku and photography. His work has appeared in The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2014 and in numerous online and print journals, such as Acorn, Bones, bottle rockets, bras bell, Chrysanthemum, Issa's Untidy Hut, moongarlic E-zine, Presence, and Under the Basho. He also writes articles in French about etymology and everyday expressions:

1 comment:

  1. Ls 1&2 are visually, tactilely, and emotionally appealing while the shift in tone and mood at the end of the poem is thematically poignant. Olivier's effective juxtaposition sparks the reader's emotions and reflection on the truth of the permanently impermanent -- one of the basic facts of existence.