"My heart goes out to those who have lost mothers (and grandmothers) I lost both of my mothers within four days, and today I have learnt that famous haiku writer Deborah Kolodji unexpectedly lost her mom.
my deepest condolences to…"
"Alan, thank you . Yes, this haiku by Don Baird is very striking, and an enigma.. One of the possible meaning which struck me first, on reading it, was - the child didn't make it. (as a war-time connotation of Nagasaki)... and the sound…"