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Karumi (lightness)

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Wednesday #16 Basho’s “karumi” What is karumi? “Bashô developed this concept during his final travels in 1693. Karumi is perhaps one of the most important and least understood principles of haiku poetry. Karumi can … Continue reading

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Tan Renga with Basho

Written for: Carpe Diem Tan Renga Wednesday (7) Old Pond “For this week’s Tan Renga Wednesday I have chosen that world famous haiku by Basho: old pond a frog jumps in sound of water              … Continue reading

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tan renga with Basho

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1665 Tan Renga Challenge Month May 2019 (12) “special” Basho “Miscanthus bud” “Welcome at a “special” episode of our Tan Renga Challenge Month May 2019. Today I have a few nice haiku by Matsuo Basho (1644-1694) … Continue reading

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