Moon and Tea

“Isn’t it quite cold?”
Hot bitter tea is handed
Under the white moon.

All leaves in garden quiver.
I sip unsweetened love.


Inspired by: Tonight’s moon and Moon-viewing corridor, Katsura Palace, Kyoto (photobook)

Daily prompt: bitter

Gone In Spring

White snow of winter melts.
White snow as flowers fall.
Anything, I can’t help stopping,
Including you in this spring.

Photo: Shirayuki sakura (White snow cherry blossom) at MINT, Osaka, Japan.

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