Hiakus Inspired by Visiting Japan April 10, 2015 by Kathi, posted in Beauty Around the World, Haiku, Meditations and reflections, Memories, Palaces, Poetry, Thoughts on God #1. On the Prosperity of Japan Bustling cityscapes. Ambitious, industrious, Prosperous Japan. #2. Hidden Temples Along quiet streets, We chance upon a temple. Which way shall we go? #3. Decisions Shall we keep trudging Along life’s busy pathway, Or pause to worship? “O come, let us worship and bow down: let us kneel before the Lord our maker” (Psalm 95:6).