From the publisher:
Haiku, the Japanese form of poetry written in three short lines, is
celebrated for its ability to express a simple moment in a profound
way. The “haiku moment,” as it is called, refers to a heightened
awareness of the world around us and how, in that small, transient
period, the greater essence of our lives is reflected.
culture speeds up and our personal lives feel overbooked and busy,
haiku can offer an easy way to slow down, appreciate the simple things
around us, and give us a moment to reflect on our lives. In Haiku Mind,
Patricia Donegan presents 108 haiku that offer a larger lesson on how
we can approach our lives. With themes such as honesty, transience, and
compassion, Donegan offers haiku and commentary as a form of
meditation—a moment where we can slowly and naturally discover what is
231 pages. Hardcover.