World Haiku Series 2019 (138) Haiku by Nijolė Kerušauskienė

World Haiku Series 2019 (138) Haiku by Nijolė Kerušauskienė   ripe wheat hardly left any ochre for path in meadow   実った小麦 黄土をほとんど残さなかった 牧草地の小道に   autumn mist far away recognized me my old dog   秋の霧 遠くで私を認識した 私の老犬   wind from the sea apple petals falling on tousled hair   海からの風 リンゴの花びらが落ちる 乱れた髪に   orchards … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (138) Haiku by Nijolė Kerušauskienė

World Haiku Series 2019 (137) Haiku by Nicole Pottier

World Haiku Series 2019 (137) Haiku by Nicole Pottier   cherry fragrance – in a pink whirlwind passionate kiss   さくらんぼの香り ピンクの旋風の中で 情熱的なキス   flag’s still flying - just a few memories carried by the wind   旗はまだ翻っている ほんの少しの思い出が風で運ばれている   Titanic- in the waves roaring radio silence   タイタニック ごうごうと鳴る波の中に 無線停止   summer heat - … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (137) Haiku by Nicole Pottier

World Haiku Series 2019 (136) Haiku by Neena Singh

World Haiku Series 2019 (136) Haiku by Neena Singh   a peacock’s cry— sunlight sprouts through pink leaves   クジャクの鳴き声 日光がピンクの葉を通して広がる   upside down  weaver bird’s nest—  now a trapeze   逆さまに ハタオリドリの巣 今はブランコ   so many flowers in the spring breeze— a butterfly flutters   春風にとっても多くの花 蝶が舞う   walking home the spring moon —street lights … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (136) Haiku by Neena Singh

World Haiku Series 2019 (135) Haiku by Neelam Dadhwal

World Haiku Series 2019 (135) Haiku by Neelam Dadhwal   willow's bush - the enveloping air humming the birdsong   柳の茂み 包み込む空気 鳥のさえずりをハミング   lilies in a pond after a long while, I smile at owns reflection   池のスイレン 久しぶりに 自分の映った影に微笑む   blooming dahlias by the winter sun, this yearn to take a long path … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (135) Haiku by Neelam Dadhwal

World Haiku Series 2019 (134) Haiku by Neal Whitman

World Haiku Series 2019 (134) Haiku by Neal Whitman   sakura blossoms loose in an envelope priority mail   Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival, 2019 Best USA   さくらの花 封筒の中に解き放たれた 優先メール   one lone white stork lifts off the mirrored lake fading echo   White Stork Contest, Three Rivers, Croatia, highly commended 2017   一羽の孤独な白いコウノトリ 鏡のような湖から飛び立つ … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (134) Haiku by Neal Whitman

World Haiku Series 2019 (133) Haiku by Nazarena Rampini

World Haiku Series 2019 (133) Haiku by Nazarena Rampini   Cherry blossoms teach me to fall without noise   桜の花 私に散ることを教える 音をたてずに   Children in classroom - over the silent lawn only butterflies   教室の子供たち 静かな芝生の上には 蝶だけ   Old trail leaning on his stick wisteria bloom   古い道 彼の杖に寄りかかっている 藤の花が咲いている   Summer moon - the … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (133) Haiku by Nazarena Rampini

World Haiku Series 2019 (132) Haiku by Natalia Kuznetsova

World Haiku Series 2019 (132) Haiku by Natalia Kuznetsova   in the rubble - staring into the sky a crippled doll   World Haiku Festival, Nagasaki, 2010, Honourable Mention   がれきの中 空を見つめている 手足の不自由な人形   grave-visiting day - the family reunion in its entirety   The Asahi Hauikuist Network, December1, 2017   墓参りの日 家族の再会 一家全員で   … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (132) Haiku by Natalia Kuznetsova

World Haiku Series 2019 (131) Haiku by Natalia Koff

World Haiku Series 2019 (131) Haiku by Natalia Koff   Winter   coal in fireplace spicy coffee with plum pudding Christmas time   暖炉の石炭 梅プリン入りスパイシーコーヒー クリスマスの時期   morning freshness white rice in green grass first snow   朝の新鮮さ 青い野菜に白いご飯 初雪   sleigh bell ring away snow crunch underfoot long way home   そりのベルが鳴る 足元の雪の砕ける音 家に遠い道 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (131) Haiku by Natalia Koff

World Haiku Series 2019 (130) Haiku by Nadejda Kostadinova

World Haiku Series 2019 (130) Haiku by Nadejda Kostadinova   winter evening sunset in a glass of cognac   冬の夜 コニャックのグラスの中の日没   behind the pine trees either hiding or peeping the moon changing face   松の木の後ろ 隠れているか覗いているかどちらか 顔を変える月   rainy cloud casts a long shadow on my face   雨雲 長い影を落とす 私の顔に   getting to … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (130) Haiku by Nadejda Kostadinova

World Haiku Series 2019 (129) Haiku by Nada Jačmenica

World Haiku Series 2019 (129) Haiku by Nada  Jačmenica   by Japanese camera                               Frenchman stealing beauties from Italians   日本のカメラで イタリア出身の美女を盗み撮りするフランス人   sleeplessness – the counted drops rolling down the roof   不眠ー 数えられた滴が屋根の下に転がり落ちる   dawn –                                              the night sky slides down                  a cobweb thread   夜明けー 夜空がクモの巣の糸を滑り落ちる   a tom cat in … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (129) Haiku by Nada Jačmenica