“However gifted and accomplished a man may be, there is something lacking if he does not pursue the art of love. He is like a precious wine cup without a base.”
From Essays in idleness by Yoshida Kenkō, 1330—1332.
a wine cup with base by James Meredith
A collection of 120 haiku, senryū & tanka.
Published 18/08/16 by Pen Points Press, Belfast.
Cover illustration and author photograph by William Simpson.