Illustrations of a Haiku -
"As with traditional haiga, the best combinations create
something new by the combination -- a synergy that is greater than the
sum of its elements. If either the image or the poem is redundant,
then what is accomplished? A good modern haiga should rise above mere
"illustration" of the poem."
Michael Dylan Welch,
"Objective and Subjective Assessments of Modern Haiga".
reading Michael's commentary and having the opportunity to enter into
the nature of combining poem with image,
we are now
seeing the same haiku in different ways.
the colours of all the cars
in the parking lot