Honey Glazed Sky


honey glazed sky
spring recites
the secret poems of dawn

For CDHK where we learn Basho’s ‘Sense Switching‘ or ‘Synesthesia’ technique in which the poet presents an unexpected or different sensory aspect of the object. “..closely associating a sensory experience of one kind with a sensory experience of another..” -Toshimi Horiuchi
Basho writes:
pine and cedar
to admire the wind
smell the sound
the sea darkens —
a wild duck’s call
faintly white

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