World Haiku Series 2019 (4) Haiku by Alan Summers

World Haiku Series 2019 (4) Haiku by Alan Summers   forgotten moon the private words of elders   Alan Summers unpublished   忘れられた月 長老の私的な言葉   each window its own night train   Alan Summers Honourable mention, The British Haiku Society Awards 2018/19 (Haiku Section) judge: Scott Mason   各窓にそれぞれの夜行列車   baby robins the world is … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (4) Haiku by Alan Summers

For New Year 2012 (13) : Haibun by Roberta Beary, USA

  On December 20, 2011, Patricia Lidia in Romania, kindly presented a haiku calendar to us. The haiku calendar was made by Ioana Dinescu and Constanta Erca in Romania. Here is a photo of the month June.       firefighter garden – an old man calmly sprinkles the dahlia’s red                                       Edward Tara   消防士の庭 … Continue reading For New Year 2012 (13) : Haibun by Roberta Beary, USA

Haiku about the Great East Japan Earthquake (7)

  Paul Terence Conneally (born 1959 in Sheffield, United Kingdom) is a poet, artist and musician based in Loughborough,UK. On June 4, 2011, Paul Conneally posted his message on my Facebook page, telling about  Japan Earthquake Fundraising Event - Derby Roundhouse 5th June Celebrate Japanese Culture at The Roundhouse Derby       Only £3 … Continue reading Haiku about the Great East Japan Earthquake (7)

International Haiku New Year’s Festival 2011 (Part 5)

  The last day, we received a mail of congratulations on the New Year’s festival from William Sorlien’s rabbit in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. The rabbit says, “Thank you for celebrating the Rabbit Year at a great party.”       And at last the rabbits went back home, leaving their message.       … Continue reading International Haiku New Year’s Festival 2011 (Part 5)

Haiku by Roberta Beary for Int’l Haiku Spring Festival 2010 (1)

  Int'l Haiku Spring Festival 2010 has just started on May 12 on the website of the Akita International Haiku Network in Akita, Northern Honshu, Japan. At the same time 2010 Bath Japanese Festival , our sister festival, has begun and gives Festival Launch Party in Bath, UK, this evening. Masuda Aika(桝田愛佳), a haiga painter, … Continue reading Haiku by Roberta Beary for Int’l Haiku Spring Festival 2010 (1)