Two Autumns

行く我にとゞまる汝に秋二つ

for me going
for you staying—
two autumns (Masaoka Shiki)

~

two

pains

but

one

heart

two

worlds

but

one

love

© Frédéric Georges Martin

October Haiku

Rain on a roof window.
Fading roses feel no pain,
but Sorrow hits a crescendo.

© Frédéric Georges Martin