Nada Jačmenica is a haiku poet in Croatia, who participated in the World Haiku Series 2019. Her haiku appeared on the website of the Akita International Haiku Network with the title “World Haiku Series 2019 (129) Haiku by Nada Jačmenica.” Please check it out on the site below. https://akitahaiku.com/2020/06/04/ Here is a short bio. Nada … Continue reading Haiku Collection! “PETALS” by Nada Jačmenica in Croatia
Photo-haiku by Christina Chin and Randall Vemer
Collaborative Photo-haiku by Christina Chin and Randall Vemer The photographs by Randall Vemer 1 autumn sidewalk in the cement cracks wild pansies 秋の歩道 セメントの割れ目に 野生のパンジー 2 scent of sage the ring of a raucous Common Murre from a narrow ledge セージの香り 輪 耳障りな ウミガラスの 狭い尾根から 3 crisp biking morning the way vernus crocuses greet me さわやかなサイクリングの朝 ヴェルヌス・クロッカスの仕方 … Continue reading Photo-haiku by Christina Chin and Randall Vemer
Haiga by Christina Chin
Haiga by Christina Chin 1 a sprinkling of dew from the canopy cicadas cry 散布 天蓋からの露 蝉の鳴き声2 intoxicating the drunken sailor in full bloom 酔わせている 酔った船乗り 満開3 deep and seductive the tantalising fragrance of Don Juan 深くて魅惑的 気をもませる香り ドンファンの4 a butterfly on the ivory silk lilac fragrance ~ Cantos蝶 アイボリーのシルクに ライラックの香り5 moth wings raising the … Continue reading Haiga by Christina Chin
Serow Volume 4!
The Akita International Haiku Network is happy to announce that volume 4 of our haiku journal Serow is just released! We know many people were eagerly awaiting it and we wholeheartedly apologize for taking so long to publish it. We planned to finish it in April, but alas, that was not to be.Please visit the … Continue reading Serow Volume 4!
World Haiku Series 2020 (12) Haiku by Christina Chin
World Haiku Series 2020 (12) Haiku by Christina Chin a kiss beside the shoji screen b u t t e r f l i e s Published in Akitsu Quarterly Journal キス 障子のそばで 蝶々 checkered light under the trellis petrea volubilis Published in Cantos 2020 多彩な光 格子の下 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (12) Haiku by Christina Chin
World Haiku Series 2020 (4) Haiku by an’ya
World Haiku Series 2020 (4) Haiku by an'ya crescent moon at rest in the arms of a full moon 三日月 腕の中で休息 満月の motionless sky twilit limbs release a bald eagle 動かない空 薄明かりの手が解き放す 白頭ワシを ascending with its most noble prize – common crow 上昇 最も見事なほうびを持ってー 普通のカラス … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2020 (4) Haiku by an’ya
Out now: Serow, Volume 3!
Latest edition! (click HERE for pdf)
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**
稲美里佳の短歌：Tanka by Rika Inami (2)
More info (日本語) 羽後町ホームページ https://www.town.ugo.lg.jp/sightseeing/detail.html?id=1012&category_id=41 More info (English) Ugo Town Homepage https://www.town.ugo.lg.jp/sightseeing/detail.html?id=340 編集 蛭田秀法 Edited by Hidenori Hiruta
第3回国際俳句大会：The 3rd International Haiku Forum
The 3rd International Haiku Forum Aims: The 1st International Haiku Forum was held in celebration of the 29th National Cultural Festival in Akita 2014 at the Akita International University in Japan, October 25, 2014. As a result, cultural exchanges through haiku have spread throughout the world. The next … Continue reading 第3回国際俳句大会：The 3rd International Haiku Forum