Thanks go to American Haijin Frank J. Tassone, hosting this week’s Meet The Bar challenge over at dVerse Poets, who asks us to create a Jisei: the Japanese Death Poem.
You can read more detail about this approach at the dVerse Poets home base, but the basics are this: “The expression of both imminent death and the significance of life in the face of it.”
Don’t know if this really “Meets The Bar”, but…
Meet The Bar
~ Jisei ~