World Haiku Series 2021 (51) Haiku by Vladislav Hristov

war
children and blackbirds
fight for the cherry-tree
 
Cold Moon Journal, February, 2021 

戦争
子供達とクロウタドリ
桜のために戦う
…
first snow
sparrow on the sill
between two worlds
 
Presence, 69 issue

初雪
敷居のスズメ
二つの世界の間に
…
spring cleaning
the echo of a church bell
comes with the wind
 
Autumn Moon Haiku Journal, Spring/Summer issue 

春の大掃除
教会の鐘の響き
風に乗って来る 
… 
the road
to my father’s grave
autumn crocuses
 
Autumn Moon Haiku Contest 2021, honorable mention

道
父の墓に
イヌサフラン
…
dawn
the starving sparrow
becomes a Buddha
 
Stardust Haiku, June, 2021

夜明け
飢えたスズメ
仏になる 
…
gloves
hide her scarred hands -
first snow

brass bell haiku journal, November, 2021

手袋
彼女の傷ついた手を隠す
初雪
…
sudden cloudiness
I’m coming home
without a shadow
 
Haiku Universe, April 30th, 2021

突然の曇り
うちに帰るところ
影はなく
…
flowering linden 
the light 
that we turn into
 
Cattails, October, 2021

開花するリンデン
私たちが
光になる
…
nothing higher
than the horizon 
fly of a fly
 
Heliosparrow, 11 October, 2021

地平線より
高いものはない
ハエの飛行
…
wgd5efs7h
my son's hands
on the keyboard
 
Seashores, November issue, 2021

wgd5efs7h
私の息子の手
キーボード上
…
― Translated into Japanese by Hidenori Hiruta

Seven Haiga presented by Mr. Vladislav Hristov

Bio:

Vladislav Hristov is Bulgarian short form poet. 
He works as a journalist and a photographer. 
His bibliography includes 7 poetry books and translations into 18 languages. 
His haiku had appeared in several anthologies and journals - Frogpond, World Haiku Review, Sketchbook, The Heron’s Nest, Мodern Haiku, Asahi Haikuist Network, The Mainichi Daily News, Presence and many others. 
He is “Basho-an” Award Winner, 2020.

4 thoughts on “World Haiku Series 2021 (51) Haiku by Vladislav Hristov

  1. Dear Hiruta San,

    Thank you for your labour of love… your continued efforts in translating. I salute all translators; they are those who connect people across borders.

    Warm wishes, Bina

    Just released this 48th edition of Gallerie, the arts & ideas journal I edit & publish. [image: G48-Cover Small.jpg]

    On Mon, 21 Mar 2022 at 03:30, Akita International Haiku Network wrote:

    > Hiruta posted: ” war children and blackbirds fight for the cherry-tree > Cold Moon Journal, February, 2021 戦争 子供達とクロウタドリ 桜のために戦う … first snow > sparrow on the sill between two worlds Presence, 69 issue 初雪 敷居のスズメ > 二つの世界の間に … spring cleaning the echo of a church bell com” >

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