Three Days to Christmas 2017 – Bussokusekika Poem
Christmas Cooking Bussokusekika Poem
special cooking time
preparing for many guests
it’s the best time of the year
tasty, rich enticing food
but not for a slim waistline
Bussokusekika poem is a rare form of Japanese poetry that consists of six lines – 5-7-5-7-7-7. It is a tanka poem with an extra phrase of 7 added to the end.