Haiku by World Children : Impressions of Wind (かぜのうた)

  The Akita International Haiku Network is now organizing Japan – Russia Haiku Contest(日露俳句コンテスト), sponsored by The JAL Foundation(日航財団). The JAL Foundation has just contributed Haiku By World Children Vol.10 : Impressions of Wind (かぜのうた) for the contest.   Here is a photo of the haiku book.       You can get the haiku … Continue reading Haiku by World Children : Impressions of Wind (かぜのうた)

Haiku at HIA Haiku Contest and Symposium (2009)

  The Haiku International Association(HIA)(国際俳句交流協会), a nonprofit organization aimed at promoting haiku globally, celebrated the 20th anniversary of its establishment with a symposium titled Haiku Worldwide ― Present and Future on November 28, Tokyo. First of all, HIA President Akito Arima (会長有馬朗人) gave a speech of celebration as a greeting.     Secondly, they announced … Continue reading Haiku at HIA Haiku Contest and Symposium (2009)