Four Free-form Haiku by Taneda Santoka

つかれた脚へとんぼとまった

A dragonfly landed
at my weary feet

雨だれの音も年とった

Even the sound
of the rain
has grown old

何を求める風の中ゆく

Whatever you wish for
blows away in the wind

窓あけて窓いっぱいの春

Open the window
and the window
is filled with Spring

— 種田山頭火 (Taneda Santoka)

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