We remember Basho with five elegant haiku that he wrote …
I Come Aweary
I come aweary,
In search of an inn —
Ah! these wisteria flowers.
C. Christopher Smith is the founding editor of The Englewood Review of Books. He is also author of a number of books, including most recently How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church (Brazos Press, 2019). Connect with him online at: C-Christopher-Smith.com