Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #102 “the plum blossoms gone” by Ryokan Taigu

Taigu
Gogō-an, the cottage where Ryōkan lived from 1804 to 1816

The plum blossoms gone,
They look older than they are,
Ancient cottage eaves.

© Ryokan Taigu (1758-1831)

Dust settling on the table
Memories linger in the heart

(c) ladyleemanila 2016

For: Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #102

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