World Haiku Series 2020 (37) Haiku by Hemapriya Chellappan

passion vines  the half-built house wet  with moonlight  -Wales Haiku Journal, Autumn 2020 チャボトケイソウ 半分建てられた家が濡れている 月光の下で silver moon  at the water's edge  I remain a stone  -The Mamba Journal, Sep 2020 銀色に輝く月 水の端で 私はまだ石のよう departing sun in my binoculars  returning geese  -Haiku of Merit, World Haiku Review 沈んでいく太陽 双眼鏡に 帰雁 origami a crane's call  folds … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (37) Haiku by Hemapriya Chellappan

World Haiku Series 2020 (36) Haiku by Helen Buckingham

mindlessly stretching nature's template       (Bones, 20, July 2020) 自然のテンプレートを無意識に伸ばす Candlemas                                                     premature daffodils say it all (Modern Haiku, 51.2, Summer 2020) キャンドルマス 時期尚早の水仙 すべてを物語る sparkling spring water      … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (36) Haiku by Helen Buckingham

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (44)

2021年4月 短歌 April 2021, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳    1. 清風に佐保姫舞ふか蕗のたう雪消の間よりかをりたゆたふ does Sahohime dance Spring gracefully in supple breezes? the fragrance of butterbur drifts through the thaws Sahohime/ Princess Saho is the spring goddess in Japan. 2. 天地(あめつち)の時のたがひは相対性理論に帰すらしと語りぬ   we discussed that the discrepancy in time between heaven and earth could … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (44)

World Haiku Series 2020 (35) Haiku by Goutam Dutta

Sunrise opposite hills Orange glow on fallen snow- A tired sentry yawns. 丘の反対側の日の出 降った雪にオレンジ色の輝き 疲れた歩哨があくびをする Sprouts of dawn’s light Dark clouds suddenly roll in- Darkness again. 夜明けの光の芽 暗い雲が突然漂ってくる 再び闇 Poor woman’s winter- In her thoughts, the warmth of fire Fallen leaves she thanks. 貧しい女の冬 彼女の考えに火の暖かさ 落ち葉に彼女は感謝する Spring season Passion in the air- Red hues of … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (35) Haiku by Goutam Dutta

World Haiku Series 2020 (34) Haiku by Giuliana Ravaglia

snow walls –my mother’s hot bread Haikuniverse, January 2020雪の壁 母の焼きたてのパン last trip:a butterflyin my room The Mainichi , April 2020 最後の旅 蝶 私の部屋に acacia flowers - the color of the sun in the herbal tea Haiku Antichi E NON , July 2020 アカシアの花 太陽の色 ハーブティーに shooting star -how many steps yetfrom to tell August 2020 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (34) Haiku by Giuliana Ravaglia

World Haiku Series 2020 (33) Haiku by Eufemia Griffo

plum blossoms remembering the scent of the last spring (Stardust, Issue 39, March 2020) 梅の花 香りを覚えている 去年の春の winter solitude a snowflake falls then another (Blithe Spirit, 30.1, March 2020) 冬の孤独 雪片が落ちる それから、別の雪片 deserted town only the rustle of leaves carried by wind (Seashore, Volume 5, November 2020) さびれた町 葉のざわめきだけ 風に運ばれる river moon along the shore … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (33) Haiku by Eufemia Griffo

World Haiku Series 2020 (32) Haiku by Ed Bremson

the flash of light in a blackbird's eye August morning Honorable Mention, Basho-An contest 光のきらめき ムクドリモドキの目に 8月の朝 evening pines... blackbird pathways through moonlight Soka City Pine Haiku contest, Outstanding Haiku 夕方の松の木 ムクドリモドキの通路 月光を通って sun rising on a school mourning... the long cortège Bloodroot Contest, Honorable Mention 日の出 学校の追悼に 長い行列 embassy row... we listen for the language … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (32) Haiku by Ed Bremson

World Haiku Series 2020 (31) Haiku by Dragan J. Ristić 

under the bridge the shadow of the train crosses the river 橋の下 電車の影 川を渡る only the dustI brought on my handsfrom the antique shop ほこりだけ 手に持ってきた 骨董店から a garden photo –a girl with the smilecompetes with the rose 庭の写真– 笑顔の女の子 バラと競う may rain:between my fingers crumbledby someone in the sky 雨が降るかもしれない 指の間に崩れた 空の誰かによって Sunday afternoon … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (31) Haiku by Dragan J. Ristić