稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (58)

2022年6月 短歌 June 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1 森のなか小夜啼鳥(さよなきどり)は鳴き已まず 嬉々とし飛翔する君を見つ in the forest nightingale doesn’t stop   singing  seeing you fly happily in the air 2  順々に巡りくる幸たまふ今日は野にかがよふ五月(さつき)の光 blessing going round being given us in turn-- today on fields the sparkling light of May 3  畦に咲く白詰草は白を詰め風のそよぎのひとときに酔ふ between paddies… white clover stuffed fully with … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (58)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (57)

2022年5月 短歌 May 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   <For Lake Shusen / 秋扇湖(鎧畑ダム湖)へ> I drove to Lake Shusen, Yoroihata Dam Lake, in Semboku City, Akita, Japan, on 6th May 2022.  I was fascinated by the lake's colour, filled with melting snow water. In addition, it was already the early summer, but … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (57)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (56)

2022年4月 短歌 April 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   <春-雪解の頃 / Spring-around melting-snow> 1  幽かなる雪解けの靄のたちのぼる雲湧く谷に春は来にけり melting snow... haze rising up faintly in the air spring has come into the valley  where clouds well up  2 憂ひ満つ豪雪のとき越えたれば雪消の野辺は滴り奏づ pass the days of heavy snow filled with anxiety… the path of melting snowfields harmonizes dripping … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (56)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (55)

2022年3月 短歌 March 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   <反戦歌 / Anti-War Tanka> 1 一念は平和来たれと軍事侵攻さるるウクライナへの祈り my heart is filled with prayers for peace in Ukraine being invaded by Russian military force ※「ひまわり」はウクライナの国花です。 The sunflower is the national flower of Ukraine. 2 にはか掻き曇り暗澹たる世界 眼前(まさき)を揺らし立ちあらはるる all of a sudden the air becomes leaden and then … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (55)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (54)

2022年2月 短歌 February 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1 天華舞ふ渓流に日はしづやかに光を映し佇みにけり in silence the sun reflects light on  the valley stream where heavenly flowers beauteous snow alight 2 移りゆく色をば知らぬ寒の入り銀氷の山しろじろ浮かぶ beginning of midwinter— not knowing the vain colours mountains with silver-white shining snow float in the air afar 3 光まばゆき雪を積み厳冬を幾年経るか老いの桜木 an old cherry … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (54)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (53)

2022年1月 短歌 January 2022, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1 新玉にしきり降りくる雪秘むる魔性の刃ゆるびなきもの in the New Year snow falls endlessly while hiding the blade of demon …a harsh one 2 白冴えの装束まとひ雪女かなた影らふ雪しまく朝   Yuki-Onna's silhouette in pure white kimono from afar-- on the morning with razing blizzard ※" Yuki-Onna" is a Japanese spectre that means snow … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (53)

Tanka by Nani Mariani in Australia

Christmas Day bridge to the end of the year on that hill hear the prayers I am here クリスマス 年末への架け橋 その丘の上 祈りを聞く 私はここにいます affection gather the horizon a long holiday orphans vacation to the beach 愛情 地平線を集める 長い休日 孤児たち ビーチへの休暇 in silent sparkling stars accompany in the drizzle however .. this longing deepens 黙って きらめく星が伴う … Continue reading Tanka by Nani Mariani in Australia

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (52)

2021年12月 短歌 December 2021, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1 難事にて全集中すドーパミン四方をめぐりパーフェクトかも total concentration! due to the hard trouble dopamine circulating in all directions of my body I could be perfect. ※写真は秋田県角館の武家屋敷・青柳家で撮りました。  I took this photograph at Aoyagike, Samurai Manor House in Kaunodate, Akita,Japan. 2 重力波ゆれきて往還千キロの一次元道疾駆しにけり gravitational waves  rippling down… I drive and … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (52)

稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (51)

2021年11月 短歌 November 2021, Tanka All rights reserved ©Rika Inami 稲美 里佳   1 諸共に夢の秋路を行かばやと我がフォト今しクラウドに上ぐ together hoping to go on the path of dreamy autumn now I upload my photos to the cloud 2 しづみゆく季(とき)の華かな乱れ咲く蓼の艶(あで)いろ野に明るめり flowers of waning season… glossy pink smartweeds blooming wildly and brightening the field 3 山神の賜(たまもの)とふ莢蒾(ガマズミ)の珠(たま)ちりばむる谷をゆきたり I go on a valley studded … Continue reading 稲美里佳の短歌:Tanka by Rika Inami (51)

Tanka by Vandana Parashar in India

an earring on the passenger's seat... he wipes out last night's storm from his car イヤリング 助手席に 彼がぬぐい去る 昨夜の嵐を 車から heart heavy with another loss back in the house not leaving me alone a koel’s song 心が重い またなくなった 家に戻る 私を一人にしないよう オニカッコウの鳴き声 a sliver of day moon… saree slips from the shoulder of a nursing mom … Continue reading Tanka by Vandana Parashar in India