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


    HAIKU FOUNDATION BLOG

    Haiku in the Workplace: 

    The Conference Call

     BY 



    conference call —
    the scent of coffee
    comes in-between us
         — Ana Drobot
    
    
    
    
    conference call 
    interrupted by the sounds 
    of a barking dog
         — Cezar Ciobika
    
    
    https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/08/23/haiku-in-the-workplace-the-conference-call/
    
    

    marți, 22 august 2017

    luni, 21 august 2017

    FreeXpresSion Magazine August 2017

    1
    child pushed ashore -
    smell of octopuses
    drying on a string
    x
    copil împins la mal -
    miros de caracatițe
    uscate pe sârmă
    2
    war news -
    a night butterfly alights
    on the icon's frame
    x
    știri de pe front -
    un fluture de noapte
    pe rama icoanei

    3
    ripe cherries-
    a strip of skirt
    on the spiky fence
    x
    cireșe coapte -
    o fâșâie de fustă
    în gardul țepos


    www.cynthiarowe.com.au

    joi, 17 august 2017

    HAIKU FOUNDATION BLOG


    Haiku in the Workplace: 
    Kindness from a Colleague
    by Jim Kacian

    model plane —
    my coworker tells me 
    we are reaching far
         — Ana Drobot
    
    
    
    
    price offers —
    among emails
    writing a haiku
    
         — Florin Golban
    
    
    
    
    colleague at a loss
    every day filling
    her candy jar
         — Cezar Ciobika
    https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/08/16/haiku-in-the-workplace-kindness-from-a-colleague/#comments
    

    miercuri, 16 august 2017

    Mainichi -- Haiku in English/ Japan

    Haiku: Aug. 23, 2017

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

      Haiku: Aug. 16, 2017

      starless night
      God is sleeping in
      the rapeseed field
      --
      Cezar Ciobica (Botosani/ Romania)
      Selected by Dhugal J. Lindsay

      duminică, 13 august 2017

      Atlas Poetica No. 29 - A Journal of World Tanka

      Lavana Kray ne trimite:


      1
      he
      gently covers the scorpion
      with sunscreen oil...
      her
      lovely tattoo
      x
      el
      unge delicat scorpionul
      cu ulei de plajă...
      frumosul ei
      tatuaj

      2
      fresh ink
      on my drawing sheet;
      criss-crossing cockroaches
      traced a new patern
      overnight
      x
      tuș încă umed
      pe coala de desen;
      gândacii
      îi dau un nou înțeles,
      peste noapte 

      http://atlaspoetica.org/?page_id=84

      miercuri, 9 august 2017

      THE HAIKU FOUNDATION BLOG

      Haiku in the Workplace: 

      Working from Home

       BY 

      luni, 7 august 2017

      Ginyu No 75 - International Haiku Magazine

      Lavana Kray ne-a trimis:
       
      1
      easel on field -
      ink and dandelion milk
      on fingertips
      x
      șevalet pe câmp -
      lapte de păpădii și tuș
      pe degete
       
      2
      evacuated school -
      green frogs jumping
      on a hopscotch
      x
      școală evacuată -
      broscuțe verzi sărind
      șotronul

      3
      climbing roses -
      my inner tower longs for
      a window
      x
      trandafiri pe zid -
      turnul meu interior
      vrea o fereastră
       
      Commnent by Ban'ya Natsuishi:
       
      "Harmony between the human and the nature catched in these haiku"