The newest guest editor, Pippa Phillips, of the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, has started a series of haiku themes based on art works. This week’s theme was the painting Hell Courtesan by Kawanabe Kyosai.
Haiku poets from around the world submitted haiku based on the painting including this pedometer geek writer. Surprisingly, one haiku was selected for inclusion. It is as follows:
from the past
~Nancy Brady, 2022
Thanks Pippa for choosing one of my haiku. To read all of the haiku, check out the Haiku Dialogue column at http://www.thehaikufoundation.org.