Category Archives: Haiku Poem

ネブラスカ便り

Collaborative Haiku Poem – 時事言葉 shelter-in place hear on TV and see in newspaper current words (Yoko version) 足止め令書き留めてみる時事言葉 あしどめれい かきとめてみる じじことば prevent coronavirus Hanami on the internet staying home (Michiko version) コロナ避けインターネットで花見かな コロナ さけ インターネットで はなみ かな In order to minimize the transmission … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 猫の成長

the Kitten is gone walking through her domain Queen Karin (Jim Woodhull) かりんちゃん猫の歩みは女王様 かりん ちゃん ねこ の あゆみ は じょうおう さま I have written two haiku poems about my kitten Karin. She is probably about 7 months old now and not only … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 誰もいないワイキキ

giant planes arrive 30000 empty seats a day Waikiki ghost town (Scott Gatdner) 三万の乗客は減り今はゼロ さんまん の じょうきゃく は へり いま は ゼロ On a normal day there are 30,000 passenger arrivals in Honolulu. Majority of those people head to Waikiki. Waikiki is … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 閑散とした道

a deathly quiet freeways wait for their cars Coronavirus (Jim Woodhull) 車なきワイキキの道感染症 くるま なき ワイキキ の みち かんせんしょう On Thursday, March 26 2020, anybody visiting Hawaii or any returning Hawaiian resident must undergo a 14 day quarantine. This is to prevent the … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – バージニアの天候

rain drops winter air creeps cold hardens (Ben Clark) 雨降って忍び込む冬寒くなる あめ ふって しのびこむ ふゆ さむく なる Winter in Virginia has been mild. Although snow has fallen it has mostly been light. Instead of snowing, it usually rains. Interestingly, when it rains, the … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 新型コロナウイルス

stopping everyone stay 2m away social distancing (Scott Gardner) みな止まる会話の距離は2メートル みな とまる かいわ の きょり は 2メートル Hawaii was one of the last states to be hit by the corona virus. Now that it is officially here the State is moving fast … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 新型コロナウイルス

empty seats await silently travels the globe corona virus (Jim Woodhull) 空席やウイルスのせいで客が減り くうせき や ウイルス の せい で きゃく が へり Probably the biggest facing the world at this moment is the Corona virus. Since I work on the submarine and the … Continue reading

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