Enjoy Alan Summers’ Week! Each day from today through the 17th, one haiku by Alan will be featured on The Daily Haiku.
Alan is a regular contributor to this blog. He is President of the United Haiku and Tanka Society, and a Japan Times award-winning writer. He is based in England, and working hard on exciting courses and projects as co-founder of “Call of the Page,” formerly known as “With Words.”
NHK TV of Japan filmed Alan for a program called “Europe meets Japan–Alan’s Haiku Journey,” covering aspects of his teaching and passion for the art of haiku: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VS36AGVI6s
Alan’s website is: http://www.callofthepage.org
a dad piggybacks his son
into the moon
by Alan Summers
Hedgerow, #112, May 2017