Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Butterfly Dream: Mist Shrouded Silhouette Haiku by Carol Jones

English Original

edge of the churchyard
a mist shrouded silhouette
there, not there

Carol Jones

Chinese Translation (Traditional)

在那裡, 不在那裡

Chinese Translation (Simplified)

在那里, 不在那里

Bio Sketch

Carol Jones lives and works on a farm in one of the South Wales valleys, UK. Although she hasn't the time to get involved in the wider environmental issues, she does document her own environment as she goes about her work.

1 comment:

  1. L1 sets the scene and mood while Ls 2&3 enhance the eerie atmosphere of this visually and psychologically arresting haiku.

    And the following haiku could be read as a prequel to Carol's:

    All Souls’ Eve --
    tipping the spirit level
    this way & that

    A Hundred Gourds, 3:2, 2014

    Sandra Simpson