World Haiku Series 2019 (54) Haiku by GIILLENA COX

World Haiku Series 2019 (54) Haiku by GIILLENA COX   wandering thoughts - sound of the rain entering the dawn    さまよう考え- 雨の音が入る 夜明け   glow of azure sky radiance of sun shining - a new day unfurls   青空の輝き 輝く太陽の光輝- 新しい一日が開ける   aged mango tree - even thinking about it i feel dwarfed   … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (54) Haiku by GIILLENA COX

World Haiku Series 2019 (53) Haiku by Geethanjali Rajan

World Haiku Series 2019 (53) Haiku by Geethanjali Rajan    childhood song ~ the rhythm of women threshing grain   (Tiny words 14.1 April 2014)   幼年期の歌- 女性のリズム 脱穀される穀物     birds crisscross the evening sky- alone again                  (Under the Basho, 2014)   鳥が十字に動く 夕空- 再び一人   gibbous moon - we laugh away our … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (53) Haiku by Geethanjali Rajan

World Haiku Series 2019 (52) Haiku by Garry Eaton

World Haiku Series 2019 (52) Haiku by Garry Eaton   the smell of fish guts from my father’s tackle box tobacco smoke   私の父の釣り道具箱から 魚の内臓の匂い タバコの煙   the death of a genealogist no one notices   系図学者の死 誰も気づかない   white horses my mount’s mane lifted by sea wind   白い馬 私の馬のたてがみが持ち上げられた 海風で   slippery slope … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (52) Haiku by Garry Eaton

World Haiku Series 2019 (51) Haiku by Gail Oare

World Haiku Series 2019 (51) Haiku by Gail Oare   April snow two robins in the holly bush an octave apart   四月の雪 モチノキのブッシュに二羽のロビン オクターブ間隔   frigate in dry dock the spider on the mainmast hoists a moth   乾いたドックのフリゲート艦 メインマストのクモが蛾を高く揚げる   overcast sky walking amid a rainbow of pigeons   どんよりした空 ハトの虹の中を歩く   September pop … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (51) Haiku by Gail Oare

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (30)

2020年2月 短歌 February 2020, Tanka                    All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1.     如月の雪にしづもる谷間(たにあい)は我が故郷にし まほろの地なり   the valley muffled with snow in February is my source… the best space for me   (Feb. 11th, 2020)   ---------------------------------------------------------------- <From the warm winter to the cold wave/ 暖冬から寒波到来>   今冬は暖冬といわれています。昨年の12月から今年の2月まで、当地は降雪が全くないわけではありませんでしたが、極めて少なく、異常気象を感じました。立春後、寒波がやってきて、大雪や粉雪、1週間、連日降雪しついに本格的な冬を見た思いでした。   This winter is … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (30)

World Haiku Series 2019 (50) Haiku by Franjo Ordanić

World Haiku Series 2019 (50) Haiku by Franjo Ordanić   1. published, The R. H. Blyth Award 2019, Zatsuei, haiku of merit:   weak bladder traffic jam makes my forehead sweat   弱い膀胱 交通渋滞で額に汗   2. published, Asahi Shimbun 2019:   fifty years- a glass of red wine a blue pill   50年- 赤ワインのグラス 青い錠剤 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (50) Haiku by Franjo Ordanić

World Haiku Series 2019 (49) Haiku by Florentina Loredana Dalian

World Haiku Series 2019 (49) Haiku by Florentina Loredana Dalian   An empty bowl – forgotten under the snow two shrunken snowdrops   空のボール- 雪の下で忘れられた 2本のスノードロップ   Magnolia in bud on the other side of the window - I give up reading   蕾をつけたマグノリア 窓の反対側に- 私は読書をあきらめる   Leaving behind a sad lotus in bloom – … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (49) Haiku by Florentina Loredana Dalian