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Haiku Is Great and Small

posted May 18, 2012, 8:54 PM by Michael Dylan Welch
I’ve just added a wonderful new poem about haiku to the Poems by Others page. It's “Great and Small” by Serbian poet Milan Djordjevic, translated by Charles Simic. I especially like the opening lines:
 
        The poet Bashō teaches that the famous feats
        of blood-soaked military leaders come to nothing
        while the leap of a frog may last for centuries.
 
My thanks to Belinda Broughton from Adelaide, Australia for alerting me to this poem. Please take a look. If you know of other longer poems about haiku, please let me know