World Haiku Series 2021 (67) Haiku by Kala Ramesh

artists retreat — what moonlight does to a lotus bud Presence Haiku Journal- issue #69 March 2021 アーティストの隠遁 月明かりは何だろう 蓮のつぼみに tinkling bells cows bring home the twilight hour The Heron’s Nest – December 2021 チリンチリンと鳴る鈴 牛が家に持ち帰る たそがれの時間を mountain trek my steps ringed with birdsong Wales Haiku Journal: Autumn 2021 マウンテントレッキング 私の足音が響いた 小鳥のさえずりと共に chapati dough ... … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (67) Haiku by Kala Ramesh

World Haiku Series 2021 (66) Haiku by Sushama Kapur

afternoon quiet– a flutter of wings dip in the birdbath 静かな午後 羽ばたきが沈む 小鳥の道で still lake– how the canoe glides over rolling clouds 静かな湖 カヌーがどのように滑るだろう なだらかな雲の上を boat ride ... rain falls softly on his ashes ボートに乗る そっと雨が降る 彼の灰の上に ****************************************** winter solitude the silent sweep of snowflakes (Asahi Haikuist Network, January 2021) 冬の孤独 雪片が 静かに降る autumn dusk … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (66) Haiku by Sushama Kapur

World Haiku Series 2021 (65) Haiku by Alessandra Delle Fratte

first of the year — flowers in the wind open to hope 年の最初 風に咲く花 希望を開く winter rain — the same greyness on palaces and sky 冬の雨 同じ灰色 宮殿と空に the last cricket sings a song — moonless night 最後のクリケット 歌を歌う 月のない夜 clover in bloom — in your hair carnival corianders 花咲くクローバー あなたの髪に カーニバルのコリアンダー sailing at dusk … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (65) Haiku by Alessandra Delle Fratte

World Haiku Series 2021 (64) Haiku by Sanjuktaa Asopa

barely dawn a spider weaves yesterday into today (Tinywords, May 2021) もう少しで夜明け 昨日蜘蛛が織り 今日に持ち込む morning meadow a rain quail scatters the grass scent (haikuKATHA, issue1, Nov 2021) 朝の牧草地 ムナグロウズラがまき散らす 草の香りを flute notes I wade into the sound of wind (WHR, summer 2021) フルートノート 私は歩いていく 風の音の中を mango-picking our hands fragrant with the forest (WHR, summer 2021 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (64) Haiku by Sanjuktaa Asopa

World Haiku Series 2021 (63) Haiku by Damir Janjalija

my lover’s eyes -- the holly waters of the spring in a salmon’s dream 私の恋人の目 春のヒイラギの海 鮭の夢の中で when all colors leave the world bamboo rustles すべての色が 世界を去るとき 竹がざわめく among stars are those young bull horns or an ancient moon? 星の間 それらは若い雄牛の角ですか または古代の月? a roundabout first snow covering last year's man ラウンドアバウト 初雪が覆う 去年の男を when the … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (63) Haiku by Damir Janjalija

World Haiku Series 2021 (62) Haiku by Priscilla Lignori

Leaving the blossom with his pockets full of gold— furry bumblebee Eastern Structures No.19 花を離れる ポケットは金でいっぱい 毛皮のようなマルハナバチ acorn on my palm the life of a mighty oak flashes before me The 2019 Kiyoshi & Kiyoko Tokutomi Memorial Haiku Contest, First Place  手のひらにどんぐり すばらしいオークの命 私の前できらりと光る Low tide at the beach — a snail comes out of … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (62) Haiku by Priscilla Lignori

World Haiku Series 2021 (61) Haiku by Ram Chandran

shadow of leaves over leaves autumn moon 葉の影 葉の上に 秋の月 ** sunset boatman's pole lengthens 日没 船頭のポールが 長くなる ** touching the puddle ripples in the moon 水たまりに触れる 波紋 月に ** white lilies yellow tinged- twilight 白いユリ 黄色に染まる トワイライトで ** hibiscuses redder than ever last night rains ハイビスカス これまで以上に赤い 昨夜の雨 ** morning breeze dry leaves take … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (61) Haiku by Ram Chandran

World Haiku Series 2021 (60) Haiku by R. SURESH BABU

from her wig a flower so fresh 彼女のかつらから 花 とても新鮮 ************************************************************ spring prize catch the smoke rings of a shared beedi (Published in Asahi Shimbhun) 春の見事な掘り出し物 共有ビーディの 煙の輪 ************************************************************ Origami mountain… the sunrise at suicide point (Haiku Dialogue, finding peace and contemplation in outdoors) 折り紙の山 日の出 自殺地点で **************************************************** last bell at school… the kindergartener licks … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (60) Haiku by R. SURESH BABU

World Haiku Series 2021 (59) Haiku by Nadejda Kostadinova

an empty field you never know first frost #1 Spring 2021 あなたが決して知らない人の住んでいない野 * melting snow how far can you trace my absence топящ се сняг колко далече можеш да проследиш отсъствието ми cattails April 2021 Issue 雪解け どこまでトレースできますか 私の不在を * south wind a single dry leaf trembling on the branch Presence Issue 70 July 2021 … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (59) Haiku by Nadejda Kostadinova

World Haiku Series 2021 (58) Haiku by Teji Sethi

carrying a lifetime in its womb an old banyan The Haiku Foundation, July 2021 一生を運ぶ その内部で 古いバニヤン frail hands... what seasons did to my mother The Haiku Foundation, Sept 2021 虚弱な手 季節はどうでしたか 私の母に the only sound he left behind rustle of leaves Nick Virgilio Writers Assoc. August 2021 唯一の音 彼は置いて行った 葉のざわめきを season of falling leaves … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2021 (58) Haiku by Teji Sethi