from evening mist
of life passing
This haiku is by Issa: during his lifetime he wrote over 20,000 haiku, hundreds of tanka, and several haibun.
This piece is dedicated to Lucky, a rescue greyhound adopted by my daughter and her family – the best dog anyone could ever hope for.
The Bell of Life Passing – For a Lucky Dawg was written for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trombone, Tuba, and Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass Voices.