Rain 35

Baffled raindrops
hitting the concrete
plum rain

Advertisements

About alarmingman

Hovering somewhere between observation, words and action...
This entry was posted in Summer and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

5 Responses to Rain 35

  1. sakaguchi yossi says:

    Good morning Marcus!
    Can I ask a questions?

  2. sakaguchi yossi says:

    What kind of it plum rain?

    • alarmingman says:

      Hi Yossi and thanks for the question. There are two answers.
      Firstly, I used “plum rain” as a kind of metaphor – the raindrops are like plums 🙂 Secondly, I heard that there are two Japanese phrases for the rainy season – one is ‘tsuyu’ and the other is ‘baiyu,’ which literally means “plum rain,” because that is when the plums are ripening.

  3. sakaguchi yossi says:

    Good evening Marcus!
    Thank you for the kind description.
    As you say!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s