Kodomo No Hi – Tanka – October 17, 2015

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Momotaro is born from a peach – Photo Credits – Wikipedia

carp fly in the sky
little girls play with their dolls
boys play with swords
samurai in bud pretend
to fight giants and kami

© G.s.k. ‘15

Written for: Carpe Diem #839 Kodomo No Hi (Children’s Day, former Boys Day)

6 thoughts on “Kodomo No Hi – Tanka – October 17, 2015

    • So I’ve heard … although I didn’t know that they converted it into children’s day … especially as the Doll Festival (girl’s day) still seems to exist. Georgia.

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