Sunday (bussokuseki)

by Jem Croucher
for a Sunday seems quite right
as a new week looms
yet to reveal its secrets
to the last of the weekend
and our resting we succumb


Bussokuseki is a non-rhyming Japanese poetic form comprising 6 lines with a syllabic sequence of 5-7-5-7-7-7


3 Comments to “Sunday (bussokuseki)”

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #3: Jem Croucher’s latest #bussokuseki!

  2. Excellent! Thank you for introducing me to this Japanese form! 😀

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