summer splash (haibun)

Nathan Phillips Square – Toronto, On.

Big city  fountains  offer solace to children and adults during summer heat waves. A homeless woman soaks her feet in tepid water chanting a bluesy song, swaying side to side.

summer spree
water fountain splash
uplifting spirits

(c) Tournesol ’15


4 Replies to “summer splash (haibun)”

  1. There is a fountain near my house which springs to life in the evenings and its utter bliss. It’s a feast to the eyes and has a cooling effect even on the mind.


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