marți, 17 octombrie 2017

Chrysanthemum, 22, octombrie 2017




http://www.chrysanthemum-haiku.net/media/Chrysanthemum_22.pdf

duminică, 8 octombrie 2017

European Quarterly Kukai - Autumn 2017 Edition

Topic: movement

4th place - 25 points:

night train –
I keep up with
the moon

#152
 Dan Iulian, Bucharest, Romania
(4-4-5) = 25 pts

Alte rezultate:

on the bread line -
a girl breaks the row
for a butterfly

#160
 Lavana Kray, Iasi, Romania
(5-1-4) = 21 pts

departing birds...
praying for
my dad's return

#204 Cristina Apetrei, Botoşani, Romania

(3-2-3) = 16 pts
disco party –
my parents forgot about
the bone pain

#088 Daniela Lăcrămioara Capotă, Galati, Romania
(2-3-1) = 13 pts


slow motion -
a dragon
swallowing the sun

#034
 Florin Golban, Bucharest, Romania
(1-2-0) = 7 pts

===

refugee convoy
the silence of God resting
in a black hole

#192
 Cezar Florescu, Botoşani, Romania
(1-0-3) = 6 pts


first gear -
the end of
summer

#102
 Ana Drobot. Bucharest, Romania
(1-1-0) = 5 pts


picking up the leaf –
a child takes the hand
of the old maple tree

#139
 Eduard Tara, Iasi, Romania
(1-1-0) = 5 pts


new ATLANTIS -
risky moves of tanks rockets jets
by a peaceful treat

#014
 Gheorghe Postelnicu, Bucharest, Romania
(1-0-0) = 3 pts


Carrying on wings
the last rays of sun
a flock of cranes

#118
 Vasile Moldovan, Bucharest, Romania
(0-1-1) = 3 pts


Northern Lights...
filling the sky's book
fairytales

#171
 Steliana Cristina Voicu, Ploiesti, Romania
(0-0-1) = 1 pt


autumn start -
every step I make
approaches pain

#197
 Mihail Buraga, Bucharest, Romania
(0-0-1) = 1 pt


flowers bowing -
the train on its way
back to east

#195
 Miruna Covor, Bucharest, Romania

===

shade of the leaf
passes over the mother's face -
end
 of August

#198
 Maria Tirenescu, Cugir, Romania


71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest; Japan --.Selected Haiku

HONOURABLE MENTION

Steliana Cristina Voicu

the way home...
a cow's bell drips
the evening glow
カウベルの夕べのひかり家路へと


Vasile Moldovan

A crane's cry
is breaking into pieces
the veil of mist
鶴の声霧のとばりをみぢんにす

Dan Iulian

summer rain -
every puddle has
its sky

夏の雨どの水溜りにも空をはめ

sâmbătă, 7 octombrie 2017

Akita International Haiku Network

英語部門)

2017/10/07



reading on park bench—
a rose petal volunteers
to be a bookmark

Gheorghe Postelnicu  (Romania)

公園のベンチでの読書
バラの花びらが進んで
栞になる

чтение на скамейке-
вызвался лепесток розы
быть закладкой в книге


JAL Foundation Award 
in the Student English section:

thyroid examination
one winged butterflies
fill the waiting room

Luisa-Evelina Stifii
 (Colegiul National de Arta“Octav Bancila”Iasi, Romania)

甲状腺検査
片翼の蝶が
待合室で一杯

Осмотр щитовидка.
Крылатая бабочка
Вьётся в приемной

https://akitahaiku.com/

marți, 3 octombrie 2017

HAIKU MASTERS, Japan -October 2017


Haiku Master of the Week 1



A.HAIKU THIS PHOTO




the sun
tangled in a cobweb
end of summer

Eduard TARA / Romania

world-wide web
across the sky
the lark's song

cezar florescu / Romania


B.ORIGINAL PHOTO HAIKU

STELIANA VOICU




LAVANA KRAY





duminică, 1 octombrie 2017

joi, 28 septembrie 2017

HAIKU MASTERS, Japan

EVENT 
haiku masters in Biei, Hokkaido

A.Runners-up
[ORIGINAL PHOTO HAIKU]

Steliana Voicu



B. Haiku this photo



your eyes...
a trip without
gps
Ana Drobot / Romania

old battlefield
a scarecrow guarding
the warriors' dreams
cezar florescu / Romania


C.Original photo haiku 

Lavana Kray



Steliana Voicu




https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/tv/haiku_masters/event/201709/gallery20170925.html

luni, 25 septembrie 2017

Mainichi - haiku in English

 (Mainichi Japan)

love fight --

ginger stonefish

left uneaten

--

oana boazu (Galati, Romania)

Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

sâmbătă, 23 septembrie 2017

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Haiku Contest -- Canada

International section

Honourable Mention

starry night—
a cherry branch in blossom
for no one

                     Maria Tirenescu
                     Romania

noapte-nstelată -
o creangă de cireş înflorită
pentru nimeni 


Youth Section - Sakura Award


cherry blossoms
the names on the stone
fade to pink

flori de cireș
numele de pe pavaj
bat în roz
                     Ioana Brînzei
                     Romania


Youth Section - 
Honourable Mention

partial eclipse
crows gathering in
the cherry tree

eclipsă parțială
ciorile se adună 
în cireș
                     Naomi Gaidur
                     Romania

vineri, 22 septembrie 2017

HAIKUNIVERSE



haiku by Ana Drobot

orange code for heat –
I draw a snowman
on my cold drink glass



duminică, 17 septembrie 2017

Ribbons: Tanka Society of America Journal - Vol. 13, No. 2

Lavana Kray ne trimite:

two tea cups
on the garden table
just in case...
a snail
crawling up


http://www.lulu.com/shop/tanka-society-of-america/ribbons-springsummer-2017-vol-13-no-2/paperback/product-23218655.html

 

HAIKU FOUNDATION BLOG

SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 


on/off —
the relationship with
his computer
     — Ana Drobot


to my boss
after discharge:
“I’ll be back”
     — Cezar Ciobika




SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 

Haiku in the Workplace: BurnOut

burnout syndrome —
not pausing for air
the barking dog
     — Ana Drobot


overwhelmed
blaming my muse
for writer’s block
     — Cezar Ciobika

The results of the Croatian International Haiku Contest on theme GOURD

We received haiku by 72 authors from 26 countries. The Selector was Carole MacRury.


FIRST PLACE/PRVO MJESTO
Ana Drobot, Romania

pumpkin field–                                             
unknown faces                                           
in the crowd                                                

SECOND PLACE/DRUGO MJESTO
Eduard ŢARA, Romania

towards dawn –                                           
the full moon leads                                        
a row of pumpkins                                       

 HIGHLY COMMENDED/VISOKE POHVALE:

Georgiana Cucu, 14, Romania

after Halloween–                                                 
the pumpkins’                                                      
hollow looks                                                         


http://www.tri-rijeke-haiku.hr/en/arhiva/546

CASCINA MACONDO RISULTATI CONCORSO INTERNAZIONALE HAIKU IN LINGUA ITALIANA - 15° EDIZIONE 2017

1° PRÈMIO  -  Ciobîca Cezar-Florin - Romanìa

 voci di guèrra
davanti al convòglio
sciame di farfalle

rumours of war
before the convoy
a swarm of butterflies




 4° PRÈMIO PARI MÈRITO - Miclaus Silvestru - Romanìa

 patate dolci -
salario del marito
solo a metà

sweet potatoes –
the husband’s salary
reduced by half


În antologia concursului “BIANCO SU BIANCO” vor mai fi prezenţi şi:
 Dan Iulian - Romanìa
 Florin Golban - Romanìa
 Tara Eduard - Romanìa

 http://www.cascinamacondo.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1477:risultati-concorso-internazionale-haiku-2017-15d-edizione&catid=102:news&Itemid=90
 

marți, 12 septembrie 2017

Results Of The Indian Kukai # 21


3rd place: 21 POINTS

#27
hummingbird...
waiting for
your email

Ana Drobot, Bucharest, Romania
(5,8,0)=21


8th place (3): 11 POINTS
 
#40
roadside shrine
a hummingbird fanning
the Jesus's forehead

Cezar Florescu, Botosani, Romania
(4,2,1)=11

*

#62
dewy morning glory
a hummingbird sucking
nectar from the moon

Cristina Apetrei, Botoșani, Romania
(2,0,2)=8

*

SORRY, NO POINTS THIS TIME!

#8
thousands miles flying
haiku spartan poems -
with hummingbird soft

Gheorghe Postelnicu (Nicu Stopel), Bucharest, Romania


#30
The first day dream
of any hummingbird:
to step on earth

Vasile Moldovan, Bucharest, Romania

 http://indiankukai.blogspot.ro/2017/09/results-of-indian-kukai-21.html

Haiku: Sept. 12, 2017

sunrise --
last glow of the dragonfly
in the spider's web
--
oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

Sept. 12, 2017

sunrise --
last glow of the dragonfly
in the spider's web
--
oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

Haiku: Sept. 12, 2017

sunrise --
last glow of the dragonfly
in the spider's web
--
oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

Haiku: Sept. 12, 2017

sunrise --
last glow of the dragonfly
in the spider's web
--
oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay


https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20170822/p2g/00m/0fe/067000c



Haiku: Sept. 12, 2017

sunrise --
last glow of the dragonfly
in the spider's web
--
oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

sâmbătă, 9 septembrie 2017

joi, 7 septembrie 2017

HAIKU MASTERS -- september 2017

     Week #1

   A. Haiku this photo



no one
is waiting for me at the station...
I keep traveling

Lavana Kray / Romania

end of summer -
still running away
from herself

Eduard TARA / Romania

using eye shadows
for the first time...
foggy morning
Ana Drobot / Romania

lifting the fog
around anesthesia
whale song

cezar florescu / Romania

every day I travel
around the world
fridge magnets

Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara / Romania


B.ORIGINAL PHOTO HAIKU



      little sparrow,
    is it sunshine or the whole world
    in your eyes?

    Cristina-Monica Moldoveanu / Romania


September in Prague -
on my childhood's street
another chestnuts seller

Steliana Cristina Voicu / Romania


vineri, 1 septembrie 2017

HAIKU FOUNDATION BLOG


Haiku in the Workplace: 

After failure

AUGUST 30, 2017 BY JIM KACIAN

after failure —
I win the lottery 
in my dreams
     — Ana Drobot

after failure
changing my approach
to my boss’s wife
     — Cezar Ciobika

https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/08/30/haiku-in-the-workplace-after-failure/


marți, 29 august 2017

The World Haiku Review The Official Magazine of The World Haiku Club

Summer 2017

A.Neo-classical Haiku

Zatsuei (Haiku of Merit)

snow melting –
a crow finds   
last year’s nut

Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara

BShintai Haiku

Honourable Mention

milk moon
I think of children
I might have had

Cezar Ciobika


Zatsuei (Haiku of Merit)

busy airport -
looking for his flight path
a monarch butterfly

Dan Iulian

grandmother’s picture
in the wedding dress –
the spider weaves a new lace

Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara


C.Vanguard Haiku

Zatsuei (Haiku of Merit)

after divorce
plucking fleas off 
her cat's fur

Cezar Ciobika

rapeseed field 
trying to help me 
understand God 

Cezar Ciobika


longing for 
your gentle touch 
meteor shower 

Cezar Ciobika

two people 
a shadow – 
argentine tango 

Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara 

chili pepper –
the waiting
before the interview

Steliana Cristina Voicu

miercuri, 23 august 2017

August 23, 2017 Mainichi Japan

distant thunder --
    the quiet conversation of two deaf people
    continues still
    --
    oana boazu (Galati, Romania)
    Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay