17Feb2010 Sound of a Waterfall Categories: Haiku To sit and listen The proud, roaring waterfall — Silent butterfly Related 2 comments on “Sound of a Waterfall” The contrast between the two (waterfall & butterfly) was just great. Reply Thanks slpmartin. In the traditional Japanese haiku, contrasts or comparisons are highly common Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.