haiku translated in german

a haiku of sapkota appeared in chrysanthemum vol 11, 2012 with a german language translation. chrysanthemum is an international internet magazine that appears twice a year, and showcase previously unpublished haiku/senryû, tanka, haibun, essays and interviews in german and english. haiku/senryû submitted in english will be translated into german, if not already accompanied by a german translation.


the only witness

after the wedding ceremony

a bouquet of white chrysanthemums


der einzige Zeuge
— nach der Trauung —
ein Strauß weißer Chrysanthemen


(featured image: chrysanthemum – 菊 sumi-e by kazu shimura, via flickr)

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