Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #14 Sense Switching or Synesthesia

old pond
a frog jumps into
the sound of water

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

cattle shed
dark sound of mosquitoes
in summer heat

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

pine and cedar
to admire the wind
smell the sound

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

the rustling of leaves
through the cool summer night –
spirits moving

© Chèvrefeuille

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sampaguita blooms
we string them into leis
pure heavenly scent

(c) ladyleemanila 2015

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