artemisdreaming: Man and dog, Dědeček. "While I turned my head that traveler I’d just passed …Melted into mist" ~Shiki. From wiki: “Masaoka Shiki (正岡 子規?, (1867-1902), pen-name of Masaoka Noboru (正岡 升), Japanese poet, author, and literary critic in Meiji period Japan. Shiki is regarded as a major figure in the development of modern haiku poetry. Some consider Shiki to be one of the 4 great haiku masters, the others being Matsuo Basho, Yosa Buson, and Kobayashi Issa.