Author Archives: JimWoodhull

Haiku Poem – 子猫

little ball of fur all day boundless energy our Kareen (Jim Woodhull) 噛むばかりあちこち走るかりんちゃん かむ ばかり あちこち はしる かりん ちゃん In my apartment, my wife and I are not allowed to have pets. We have always had one or two cats and also … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – ケワロ湾の波

empty bouncing boats winds race along the shore No Santa (Jim Woodhull) 強い風空のボートサンタなし つよい かぜ から の ボート サンタ なし In Hawaii, the busiest days of the year are the day before and after Christmas and of course Christmas. Unfortunately, during this … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 日が終わる

sinking yellow ball burning orange night sky quickly fades to black (Jim Woodhull) 焼ける空ゆっくり溶けて日が終わる やける そら ゆっくり とけて ひ が おわる I am very fortunate in my job that I get to see beautiful sunsets almost every night. Even if it is … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – クリスマスライト

glimmering jewels captivating one and all Christmas time (Jim Woodhull) 夜の空電気の花火クリスマス よるのそら でんきのはなび クリスマス In Honolulu, the day after Thanksgiving, the preparation for the Christmas lights and displays in the downtown area. Usually it takes a few days and the lights stay … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 冬の虹

heaven’s bridge crosses the Hawaiian sky a free gift for all (Jim Woodhull) 雨上がり虹を渡る贈り物 あめあがり にじ を わたる おくりもの Hawaii is known as the Rainbow state since rainbows are so prevalent all year round but especially in the fall and winter. A … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 鯨の再訪

only a glimpse sightings grow every day whales are back (Jim Woodhull) 探してる潮吹き見える鯨さん さがしてる しおふき みえる くじら さん Just a few days ago I saw my first whales of the season. About 500 meters away from the boat a Mother and her … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 感謝祭

our poor turkey soon to be on the menu I prefer sushi (Jim Woodhull) 感謝祭ターキーばかり寿司が良い かんしゃさい ターキー ばかり すし が よい This year Thanksgiving will be on the 28th of November so it is coming up very fast. Any store you go … Continue reading

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