duminică, 19 august 2018

THE RESULTS OF THE 4TH HAIKU CONTEST ON THE THEME OF THE GOURD 2018

HAIKU

Honorouable mentions


Violeta Urda, Romania
Halloween–
the moon is hidden
in a carved pumpkin

Noć vještica–
mjesec je skriven u
izrezbarenoj buči


SENRYU

2nd Prize
Eduard TARA, (Romania)

small pumpkin–
the young pregnant
cupping her moon

mala buča–
mlada trudnica
obujmila svoj mjesec

3rd Prize
Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara (Romania)

pumpkin –
teacher teaches us
the circle lesson

buča–
učitelj predaje
o krugu

luni, 6 august 2018

HAIKU MASTERS

AUGUST 2018

A. FOTOHAIKU
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/tv/haiku_masters/gallery/?period=201808&category=photohaiku


CEZAR CIOBIKA



B HAIKU


THEME--FIREWORKS

fireworks -
the sky without you
in full darkness

Lavana Kray / Romania

fireworks -
13 billion years
after big bang

Eduard TARA / Romania

fireworks
space between
to be and not to be

Capotă Daniela Lăcrămioara / Romania

nothing left
of yesterday...
fireworks

Ana Drobot / Romania



IULIE 2018


HAIKU MASTERS in Shizuoka


A. FOTOHAIKU


DANIELA LĂCRĂMIOARA CAPOTĂ   (Excellent work)




B HAIKU

THEME -- TEA

sunset -
honey dripping
in my cup of tea

Ana Drobot / Romania (Excellent work)

spring evening
my empty cup is filling
with brook sounds

Eduard TARA / Romania

naive art -
small fingers chocholate print
on a tea cup

Lavana Kray / Romania


sâmbătă, 4 august 2018

MAINICHI - haiku in English


summer rain --
    the fragrance of the lime trees
    floods the street
    --
    Florin Golban (Bucuresti, Romania)
    Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

    miercuri, 25 iulie 2018

    MAINICHI haiku in English

    raspberries --

    seeds of a sunset sky

    in the boiling jam

    --

    Steliana Cristina Voicu (Prahova, Romania)

    Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

    https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20180625/p2g/00m/0fe/130000c

    duminică, 22 iulie 2018

    Daily best 3 Haikus, 22 iulie 2018





    ‎Doina Maria Tudor‎

    averse de pluie -
    si lourdes les branches du noyer sur le toit
    【美音訳】
    にわか雨
    屋根の上のクルミの木の枝はとても重い


    sâmbătă, 21 iulie 2018

    THIRD PLACE

    14
    valentine's day
    unfolding an old
    love letter
    Cezar Florescu 


    VOTES:222*** SCORE:12
    COMMENTS: The poem - the starry sky - shows the beauty of haiku and why we keep writing ...


    world cup - 
    deep inside it
    emptiness


    --Ana Drobot (Bucharest, Romania)
    VOTE:311*** SCORE: 08
    COMMENT 1: This haiku shows the uncertainty and the expectations involved in the tournament.Nice juxtaposition between line one and line three.Good haiku.
    COMMENT 2: I like the expression of attitude through image, even though I don’t entirely share the attitude.


    before the payday
    nothing in my pockets...
    only the eastern wind


    --Vasile Moldovan, Romania
    VOTES:2***** SCORE:02


    sharp crash of thunder
    a grasshopper leaps into
    the scarecrow’s pocket
    --Cristina Apetrei


    VOTES:211*** SCORE:07
    COMMENTS: beautifully and humorously shown fear of the storm



    https://wwwcaribbeankigokukai.blogspot.com/


    First edition of Santoka International Haiku Contest



    1st place
    Eduard Tara, Romania

    young leaves –
    enough place
    for everyone