Category Archives: Haiku Poem

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 新型コロナワクチン接種 seniors gather in a big hall wait for vaccine shots (Yoko Kelley) 一堂に会してシニア注射待つ いちどうに かいして シニア ちゅうしゃ まつ I received a first dose of coronavirus vaccine in late February. The order of vaccination is determined by phases, … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 厳冬の鳥 frigid temperature birds not beaten easily gather at feeders (Yoko Kelley) 厳冬にめげず小鳥は餌箱に げんとう に めげず ことり は えさばこ に These few days, temperature remains low. This morning (February 16), it was down to minus 22 degree Fahrenheit … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 捨てられたプール

Waikiki pool gazing over the ocean a home for urchins (Jim Woodhull) 捨てられたワイキキプールうに畑 すてられた ワイキキ プール うに ばたけ In the middle of Kapiolani Park facing out towards the ocean is the Waikiki Natatorium. It is the World War 1 monument and was … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – ヨットマンと夕日

solitary boat leaving troubles behind setting into the sun (Jim Woodhull) セーリング夕日に溶けるヨットマン セーリング ゆうひ に とける ヨットマン On the sunset tours that I drive the boat on my favorite picture is when there is a sail boat in front of the setting … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 烏合 each junco eats bird food alone in a feeder never in group (Yoko Kelley) ユキヒメドリ一羽で食す烏合せず ユキヒメドリ いちわ で しょくす うごう せず In kanji, u of ugou means bird and gou means gathering. The Kojien dictionary defines ugou … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 海のショー

ocean surprises monk seals next to dolphins waiting for whales (Jim Woodhull) 海のショー鯨探すと海豚出る うみ の ショー くじら さがす と いるか でる In my job on the glass bottom boat, every day and every hour is completely different. It is impossible to get … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 冬の満月

playing cat and mouse across the Hawaiian sky who is chasing who? (Jim Woodhull) 日が沈み追いかけてくる白い月 ひ が しずみ おいかけて くる しろい つき The sunset tour is usually the last tour of the day. The tour lasts 1.5 hours so not only do … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – キツツキとスエット woodpeckers diving straight down aiming at suet (Yoko Kelley) キツツキやスエット目指して急降下 キツツキや スエットめざして きゅうこうか Suet is hard fat from cows and sheep. Also so called is a feed for outdoor birds that has the fat mixed with sunflower … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – オアフ島の表情

Oahu dreams perfect weather combinations 4 special areas (Scott Gardner) 夢のよう4つの天気オアフ島 ゆめ の よう よっつ の てんき オアフ とう The weather in San Diego is the best because I was born and raised there. Oahu’s weather is probably the second best in … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 州境 two states divided by Missouri river reflecting autumn sky (Yoko Kelley) 州境秋空映すミズリー川 しゅうざかい あきぞら うつす ミズリーがわ Early in December, the chiropractic clinic of Dr. Laura, who has taken care of me over ten years, moved to a … Continue reading

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