Category Archives: Haiku Poem

Haiku Poem – アロハタワーの彩り

reaching to the sky bathed in royal colors Aloha Tower (Jim Woodhull) 王の色アロハタワーの贈り物 おう の いろ アロハタワー の おくりもの My wife and I go out for our evening walk almost every day and usually we like to go to the Aloha Tower … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 私の職場

life events record hundreds of times a day impersonal processing (Scott Gardner) 証明書ネットの処理は味気ない しょうめいしょ ネット の しょり は あじけない The new corona virus has affected my work. My work hasn’t changed. I still have to go to the office. But the public … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – アズキとカリン

little black ball scared of her own shadow our special guest (Jim Woodhull) 怖がり屋黒毛の猫はお客さま こわがり や くろげ の ねこ は おきゃく さま About 10 years ago when my wife and I lived in our previous apartment we found an abandoned kitten that … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 綿の雲

cotton puffs fill the Hawaiian skies Autumn is coming (Jim Woodhull) 綿の雲ハワイの空に秋が来る わた の くも ハワイ の そら に あき が くる The beginning of September is here and even though the summer season is still here there are slight changes already … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 運動不足

push pull breathe in out space confines (Ben Clark) 体操や自宅勤務のリフレッシュ たいそう や じたくきんむ の リフレッシュ Like many people, I have been working at home. I seldom go out. That makes working out difficult. I am slowly trying to get more exercise … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 更に厳しい規制

traffic lights stare at empty streets below quiet Waikiki (Jim Woodhull) 空っぽの車道を照らす信号機 からっぽ の しゃどう を てらす しんごうき Because of the recent rise in the Covid virus the State of Hawaii will go into a 2 week shut down starting on August … Continue reading

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ネブラスカ便り

Collaborative Haiku Poem – 群れなす蝶々 butterflies teeming over flowers a happy scene (Yoko Kelley) 舞い遊ぶ蝶々の群ひと安堵 まいあそぶ ちょうちょう の むれ ひとあんど A bunch of butterflies fly up every time you walk by the flower gardens. I haven’t experienced that scene for some time. … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 厳しい規制

Waikiki beach a deafening silence covers the land (Jim Woodhull) また隔離海で漂う風の音 また かくり うみ で ただよう かぜ の おと On Saturday, August 8 Hawaii’s Covid Virus restrictions went back to being much more strict since the number of infected cases has gone … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 屋内活動

twice stuck inside parks and beaches close lockdown body grows (Scott Gardner) 屋内の活動増えて太くなる おくない の かつどう ふえて ふとく なる For the second time this year all parks, beaches, and pools are closed on Oahu. These days it is difficult to do … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – マウイ島の海

Maui beaches fish swarm around the divers my paradise (Jim Woodhull) マウイ島魚の群れはパラダイス マウイとう さかな の むれ は パラダイス It is the right time now to go to the other islands as the price for airplane It is the right time now to … Continue reading

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