Sensei, O’Sensei
Your wisdom still continues
Written words remain
This can not be true
How can you leave us so soon
In your fall of life?
Teacher of teachers
With students in the legions
Your life’s work sustains
Unafraid he died
Urban the man – a legend
Enigma remains


Remembering O'Sensei Urban in

(four poems)

Remembrances in Haiku by Maestro Urban's webmaster, James Price, 5.9.04.

Literary rules of Haiku: Three lines of poetry with five syllables in first line, seven syllables in second line,
and five syllables in third line. Traditional Haiku contains a seasonal word of reference.