Carpe Diem #880 secrets unveiled of the Deep North: coolness, cloud peaks, not permitted to tell

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cloud peaks
how many have crumbled
on the mountain of the moon

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

cloud peaks
the spirits of the air
cotton like clouds

how many have crumbled
when faced with difficulties
face the challenge

on the mountain of the moon
when clouds do blot the heaven
floating in the sky

(c) ladyleemanila 2015

For: Carpe Diem #880

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