World Haiku Series 2019 (95) Haiku by Lan Diep

World Haiku Series 2019 (95) Haiku by Lan Diep   1.   in a moments blink silently the sun returns having never left   瞬く間に 静かに太陽が戻る 去ってしまったことは決してない   2.   this form of being awakes to the light of truth made so by darkness   この形の存在 真実の光に目覚める 闇によってそのように作られた   3.   holding on a petal … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (95) Haiku by Lan Diep

World Haiku Series 2019 (94) Haiku by Kujtim Agalliu

World Haiku Series 2019 (94) Haiku by Kujtim Agalliu   1. The stream flows towards the river and the water never returns to the spring. The life.   小川は川に向かって流れる そして、水は決してその源に戻らない。 その生涯。   2. In front of the door bunches of unexploded grass. Abandoned home.   ドアの前 不発の草の束。 放棄された家。   3. Cut woods, stacked in the … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (94) Haiku by Kujtim Agalliu

World Haiku Series 2019 (93) Haiku by Ken Sawitri

World Haiku Series 2019 (93) Haiku by Ken Sawitri   1. even inside this drizzling rain pomegranates   Published for the 3rd time in  "Ardea", Issue 6, September 2016 http://ardea.org.uk/issue-6/sawitri.html Published for the 2nd time in "Living Haiku Anthology", July 18th, 2016 Published for the 1st time in "Right Hand Pointing", issue 95, "Haiku" http://www.righthandpointing.net/95-ken-sawitriContinue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (93) Haiku by Ken Sawitri

World Haiku Series 2019 (92) Haiku by Keith A. SIMMONDS

World Haiku Series 2019 (92) Haiku by Keith A. SIMMONDS   1. Sailboats stumble home     in the summer sunset …                   shrinking shadows     ヨットが家をまちがえる 夏の日没で… 小さくなる影   2. Children at the beach pouring pails of sunshine back into the sea (Distinguished Work Prize -  4th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest -2012  ) … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (92) Haiku by Keith A. SIMMONDS

World Haiku Series 2019 (91) Haiku by Katorgina Veronika

World Haiku Series 2019 (91) Haiku by Katorgina Veronika   Shadows of fish roam Under clouds in the pond Circles on water   魚の影がうろつく 池の雲の下 水の上の円   Cold yes cold And wild rose in bloom In middle of summer   寒いはい寒い そして咲いている野バラ 夏の真っ最中に   These waves Where did the wind drive from Who will answer … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (91) Haiku by Katorgina Veronika

World Haiku Series 2019 (90) Haiku by Kathleen Earsman

World Haiku Series 2019 (90) Haiku by Kathleen Earsman   shadows chase their birds into sunset   影 鳥を追いかける 日没に   rainbows return to sea from wave tops   虹 海に戻る 波の上から   holes in mud where the pond was a heron   泥の穴 池があった場所 サギが一羽   midnight swimming between infinities   真夜中 無限の間を泳ぐ   … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (90) Haiku by Kathleen Earsman

World Haiku Series 2019 (89) Haiku by Katherine J. Munro

World Haiku Series 2019 (89) Haiku by Katherine J. Munro   break in the showers – wind in the trees sounds like rain   (DailyHaiku, 2015)   にわか雨が一休み – 木々に吹き渡る風 雨みたい   breeze in the treetops my neighbour's wind chimes then mine   (Haiku Canada Review, 2015)   梢のそよ風 私の隣人の風鈴 その時私の風鈴に   daybreak the egg … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (89) Haiku by Katherine J. Munro

Call for Submissions: HAIGA, PHOTO HAIKU **NEW DEADLINE**

[日本語は下です] The editors of Serow: Journal of the Akita International Haiku Network are asking for HAIGA submissions to be included in our next edition, Serow Vol. 3 due out in early summer 2020. HAIGA may be attributed to multiple people (for example poet, artist, and/or calligrapher). Please include FULL NAMES, hometowns, and email contact info for … Continue reading Call for Submissions: HAIGA, PHOTO HAIKU **NEW DEADLINE**

World Haiku Series 2019 (88) Haiku by Kala Ramesh

World Haiku Series 2019 (88) Haiku by Kala Ramesh   1. spring breeze the sari slides down her shoulder   Golden Triangle Haiku Contest -1st prize. 2016   春風 サリーが滑り落ちる 彼女の肩から *** 2. how little  I know of bird calls distant thunder   The Akita International Haiku Award, First prize September 2013 The Second Japan-Russia … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (88) Haiku by Kala Ramesh

World Haiku Series 2019 (87) Haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee

World Haiku Series 2019 (87) Haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee   cold night . . . the smell of mothball from my rug   寒い夜... 防虫剤の匂い 私の敷物から   quiet evening . . . the host slides the shoji to show her roses   静かな夜... 主人が障子をすうっと開ける 彼女のバラを見せる   in the doc's chamber a grasshopper slides in through … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (87) Haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee