624 haiku were submitted for The Second Japan-Russia Haiku Contest. We would like to express a lot of thanks to haikuists and haiku fans in the world. The results of the contest are supposed to appear in the beginning of September at the website of Akita International Haiku Network. And all the haiku submitted … Continue reading 624 haiku for The 2nd Japan-Russia Haiku Contest. Haikuists in the world, thanks a lot!
On May 11, 2013, Mr. Makoto Morita （森田真）sent me an e-mail, introducing himself as follows. Mr. Morita teaches English in Academic Affairs Section at ECC KOKUSAI COLLEGE OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES（ECC 国際外語専門学校）in Osaka, Japan. He majored in Global Communication Practices at Professional Graduate School of Akita International University（国際教養大学）in Akita Prefecture. He told us that … Continue reading Students Write Haiku for The Second Japan-Russia Haiku Contest : ECC KOKUSAI COLLEGE OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES
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
On May 30, 2013, Professor David McMurray at the International University of Kagoshima（鹿児島国際大学）kindly sent an e-mail to me as follows. Dear Haiku Colleague Mr. Hidenori Hiruta, Please give my very best regards to readers of your website, and members of the Akita International Haiku Association. I trust they will be deeply moved by … Continue reading News from Asahi Haikuist Network : The Second Japan-Russia Haiku Contest