The Haiku Foundation is pleased to partner with Alexis and Kit to bring you their series of podcasts Season by Season. Episode 5, “The Beginning of Autumn”, has just been released. Alexis and Kit bid farewell to summer and welcome in the harvest season in this episode, featuring nostalgic summer fruits, a soundscape of the Dog Days of summer, and an awe-inspiring meteor shower. In “Hiro’s Corner’, we take a look at a special seasonal fish.
Celebrating nature through prose, poetry, history and sound, hosts Alexis and Kit explore the passage of time through Japan’s 24 mini-seasons and their associated kigo. With special contributions by author/translator Hiroaki Sato, this podcast will inspire your interest in the natural world around us! Enjoy all all current and past episodes.