Haiku by Đurđa Vukelić Rožić in Croatia

Haiku by Đurđa Vukelić Rožić in Croatia             alone on the bench butterfly couple at play and their shadows…   ベンチに独り 蝶の一対が遊んでいる そしてその影...       country evening – smoke crosses the river far from the bridge   田舎の夕べ ― 煙が川を渡る 橋から遠い所     ripe pomegranate… I take the setting sun … Continue reading Haiku by Đurđa Vukelić Rožić in Croatia

Haiku by Vladislava Simonova in Ukraine

Ms. Vladislava Simonova in Ukraine is the winner of JAL FOUNDATION AWARD(JAL財団賞) in the Russian section of the 7th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest 2018 for the following haiku.   Пишу на песке. Вновь утащила волна хайку в дальний путь.   Владислава  Симонова  (Ukraine)   Writing on the sand - and again a wave drives my haiku … Continue reading Haiku by Vladislava Simonova in Ukraine

Haiku in Albania : アルバニアの俳句(3)

Kujtim Agalliu, President of the Albanian Haiku Club, presented Hidenori Hiruta with two haiku booklets. One of them is his booklet  “THE AUTUMN MOON”, which was shared on this website  of Akita International Haiku Network on April 7. Here is the other haiku booklet whose title is “HEAVENLY HARP” by Padre Stavri Çipi.     … Continue reading Haiku in Albania : アルバニアの俳句(3)

Reminder of 7th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest (English Version)

  第7回日露俳句コンテストの最終案内です。 皆様のご投句を期待しております。       Postscript (後記)   The Great Earthquake in 830 天長7(830)年における大地震   Here are two interpretations on the great earthquake in Akita Prefecture in 830.                        The great earthquake broke out in Katsuhira Heights and the area around them at about 8 o’clock a.m. of January 3, … Continue reading Reminder of 7th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest (English Version)

Reminder of 7th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest (Russian Version)

  第7回日露俳句コンテストの最終案内です。 皆様のご投句を期待しております。   Предельный срок посылки хайку на конкурс – 30 июня 2018 !     Postscript (後記) Thanks for Support   We appreciate great support of JAPAN CENTER IN VLADIVOSTOK and Primorsky Region Government. They have been calling submissions of haiku to 7th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest on their websites below.    … Continue reading Reminder of 7th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest (Russian Version)

Journal of the Akita International Haiku Network “Serow”

On June 7, the Akita International Haiku Network finally published the journal of the 6th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest, whose editor is Ben Grafström, Lecturer at Center for Promotion of Educational Research and Affairs, Akita University. Here's his personal blog... ...and a link to some of his photography. Here is part of Journal of the Akita … Continue reading Journal of the Akita International Haiku Network “Serow”