Don't usually do this but I though of all of you fellow Haikooks:
(...When you write a haiku, the masters from Matsuo Basho to Kobayashi Issa are also remembered, and your readers give a mental nod in their direction. Some of their excellence rubs off on your work, merely through you applying the discipline of the form.)
from M. Bijman:
, by Matsuo Koboyashi of 575 High Ku Ave.
January 30, 2019 11:44 am ET