On Reading Basho with My Ten-Year-Old

At what age can we introduce our children to poetry? This article explores a mother’s experiences in this time of self-isolation while introducing her son to Haiku poetry. Marie Mutsuki Mockett recounts her interactions with her ten year old son as they read Japanese haiku poetry by Basho. Perhaps this ten year old is precocious.Continue reading “On Reading Basho with My Ten-Year-Old”