Category Archives: Haiku Poem

Haiku Poem – 海の王族クジラ

our whales are backmothers guiding their calvesocean royalty (Jim Woodhull)新季節海の王族子供連れしんきせつ うみ の おうぞく こどもづれ Even though there have been a few sightings of whales since last December, I had my first real big sighting this January. A Mother was guiding her calf … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – カウアイ島で休暇

stress melts like butterbeauty on every sidethe Garden Isle (Jim Woodhull)美しい庭園の島小旅行うつくしい ていえん の しま しょうりょこう My wife and I recently were able to go to my favorite Island vacation spot. The island of Kauai. Unfortunately it was only for 3 days but … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – ポプリ lavenderfragrance of potpourriafter a long hiatus (Yoko Kelley)久し振りポプリの香りラベンダーひさしぶり ポプリ の かおり ラベンダー I just bought at Asian Market a jar filled with dried lavender flowers. A news that supply chains are improving seems correct, as the Asian … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 自転車が好き

riding around townkeeping healthy andalways on the go (Rebecca Rogan)自転車で健康づくり移動中じてんしゃ で けんこう づくり いどうちゅう Since moving to Toowoomba I’ve enjoyed riding my bicycle here, there and everywhere. The bus system is reasonable but I find it more convenient to ride my bike … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 海鮮丼

fruit of the oceanswimming on a bed of riceit’s lunch time (Jim Woodhull)海の飴昼食が来た海鮮丼うみのあめ ちゅうしょく が きた かいせんどん My favorite food is fish. Any kind of way it is made I have always loved fish but my favorite way to have it is … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 樫の木 oak treesstand tall, full of copper color leaveswait for winter (Yoko Kelley)銅色のそびえる樫の木冬を待つどういろの そびえる かしのき ふゆをまつ oak treesfall leaves till next springgoing its way (Nakamura Michiko)樫の木や秋の葉春までマイペースかしのきや あきのは はるまで マイペース Now, it is the peak of red and yellow leaves. Among … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – マウイ島の黒砂海岸

Jewel of the seawinter home for the whalesIsland of Maui (Jim Woodhull)黒い砂鯨の遊び場マウイ島くろい すな くじら の あそびば マウイとう One of my favorite islands is Maui.  I was so happy that I was able to return there for a scuba diving job for 3 … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – ワクチン接種 vaccinationsanti-corona is addedtwo arms seem not enough (Yoko Kelley)ワクチンやフルーにコロナと増え続くワクチンや フルー に コロナ と ふえつづく It is the time for flu-shots. Anti-corona virus vaccination is also recommended. It appears that both upper arms are needed. As … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – ツーステップビーチ

acres of coraljewels of black rock and sandtwo steps Hawaii (Jim Woodhull)黒い岩海の王冠コナハワイくろい いわ うみ の おうかん コナ ハワイ My favorite beach diving spot in all of the islands is a place called Two Steps that is on the Island of Hawaii and … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 蝶々の敵 friends in gardensthe enemy of butterfliescardinals (Yoko Kelley)庭の友蝶々の敵カーデイナルにわ の とも ちょうちょう の てき カーディナル Ever since we witnessed the scene where cardinals were eating fat caterpillars, I have tried several ways to protect the caterpillars from cardinals. … Continue reading

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