News from Asahi Haikuist Network / By David McMurray (2)

    Yesterday, to my great delight, I received such a nice e-mail from Professor David McMurray at the International University of Kagoshima(鹿児島国際大学)as follows.   Dear Hidenori Hiruta Sensei, I hope your many readers around the world enjoy this first of 3 issues in November dedicated to haiku about wines. http://ajw.asahi.com/article/cool_japan/culture/AJ201311010050 The sketch includes wines … Continue reading News from Asahi Haikuist Network / By David McMurray (2)

News on The Second Japan-Russia Haiku Contest : Deadline is June 30

   On June 10, 2013, I had 12 English haiku submitted from haikuists(俳人) in Kagoshima Prefecture(鹿児島県). One of the haikuists says in her e-mail as follows.   Dear Mr. Hiruta I would appreciate very much if I could join the Japan Russia Haiku Contest, introduced by Professor McMurray on the Asahi Haiku Network. Please find … Continue reading News on The Second Japan-Russia Haiku Contest : Deadline is June 30