World Haiku Series 2020 (64) Haiku by Milan Rajkumar

evening breeze . . . the pattern of golden leaves in her sari     ESUJ-H, October, 2020 夕方のそよ風 黄金の葉の模様 彼女のサリーに first flower . . . the lawnmower makes a u-turn Haiku Foundation, August 5, 2020 最初の花 芝刈り機が作る Uターン this evening . . . on the courtesan's earrings the moon's reflection Failed Haiku, Issue 55 今日の夕方 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (64) Haiku by Milan Rajkumar

World Haiku Series 2020 (63) Haiku by Mike Gallagher

overgrown the furze bushes on the hill as fertile as sin 生い茂った 丘の上のハリエニシダの茂み 罪のように繁殖 strokes echoing the silence – midnight 時計の打つ音に 沈黙が反響する 真夜中 nocturnal – the green lamp-eyes of ditches 夜行性 緑のランプの目 水路の an old photo seeing in his eyes what was lost 古い写真 彼の目に見える 失われたもの a candle between wine glasses old flames ろうそく ワイングラスの間 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (63) Haiku by Mike Gallagher

Haiku by Sherry Grant in New Zealand (2)

Here are 10 haiku sent by Ms. Sherry Grant to Akita International Haiku  Network. They are from a set of 50 haiku she wrote on the night of 2021-04-17 to celebrate world haiku day. parrot squawks teaching first child to talk Brass Bell Journal オウムのスコーク 最初の子供に教える 話すことを world haiku day I celebrate its briefness at … Continue reading Haiku by Sherry Grant in New Zealand (2)

World Haiku Series 2020 (62) Haiku by Masako Betsuyaku

All rights reserved ©Masako Betsuyaku 別役昌子  The moon is clear Lake Biwa First-class river 月涼し琵琶湖は一級河川 Water lily blooms Monet's green is Profound 睡蓮や深遠なるモネの緑 In Mobius strip Swear eternity Under the spring sky メビウスに永遠を誓ひ春の空 Large water turbine Creates wind In early spring 大水車早春に風を起こす Shade in summer Mountain stream along the rock Pure white 岩伝ふ渓流白し夏木陰 Overgrown Now … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (62) Haiku by Masako Betsuyaku

World Haiku Series 2020 (61) Haiku by Marta Chocilowska

late evening the purring of a cat and a kettle Frogpond vol. 43:2 Spring/Summer 2020 夕方遅く 猫のゴロゴロ そしてやかんも isolation ward the nurse’s gloved hand in a dying palm Earthrise Rolling Haiku Collaboration 2020: Year of the Nurse 隔離棟 看護師の手袋の手 瀕死の手のひらに the blues the mirror behind the bar reflects Autumn 74th Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest, … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (61) Haiku by Marta Chocilowska

World Haiku Series 2020 (60) Margherita Petriccione

holidays - I hear my neighbor talking on TV (UTB categoria KU 03- 08-2020) 休日 隣人の話し声が聞こえる テレビの話題 last appeal against violence at home … lockdown for two 最後のアピール 家庭内暴力に対して 2人の封鎖 red maple - shaped from each breath the silence 赤いカエデ それぞれの呼吸から形作られる 沈黙 solstice - the cold wrapped in our quilt 至点 寒さが包まれる 私たちのキルトに June rain … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (60) Margherita Petriccione

Haiku by Chen Xiaoou in China (2)

winter night snowflakes dance round street lamp 冬の夜 雪片が踊る 街灯の周りで scent of roses wafted into my dream a nap in garden バラの香り 私の夢の中に漂って来た 庭の昼寝 I see the wind coming for aeolian bells start to dance 風が吹いて来るのが見える 風鈴のために 踊り始める grape tree’s just sprouted snail already climbing for its fruit 葡萄の木発芽したばかり 蝸牛はすでに登っている 果実のために moving house we transplant … Continue reading Haiku by Chen Xiaoou in China (2)

World Haiku Series 2020 (59) Haiku by Manoj Sharma 

mid-day nap on my back a tepid sun 昼寝 私の背中に ぬるい太陽 crowded bus --- a baby smiles from mother's lap 混雑したバス 赤ちゃんの笑顔 母親の膝から empty days . . . stars filling up my soul 空しい日々 星が満たしてくれる 私の心を evening rain . . . shelter to shelter on the riverbank 夕方の雨 避難所から避難所へ 川岸に open-air cafe a crow emerges … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (59) Haiku by Manoj Sharma