Category Archives: Haiku Poem

Haiku Poem – コロナ予防接種2回目

today is the daymy second shot awaitshopefully covid free (Jim Woodhull)2回目のワクチン注射安堵感に かいめ の ワクチン ちゅうしゃ あんど かん Today was my second Covid-19 vaccination shot. Since it was my second shot I was in a much smaller group than before. I waited in … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 新型コロナワクチン接種

anticipationwaiting in a silent lineCovid-19 shot (Jim Woodhull)期待するワクチン注射列で待つきたい する ワクチン ちゅうしゃ れつ で まつ This week, I was finally able to start my Covid-19 vaccine shots. According to the news, there have been over 1 million Hawaiian residents that have received their … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – 霜予報 frost is forecastplant beds are coveredhope for the best (Yoko Kelley)霜予報植え床覆い神頼みしも よほう うえどこ おおい かみだのみ It is not certain whether the young tomatoes and basils, which were planted during warm days last week, will survive and see … Continue reading

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Collaborative Haiku Poem – アライグマ birds are gone a new face in the feeding area raccoon (Yoko Kelley) 小鳥去り餌場に新顔アライグマ ことりさり えさば に しんがお アライグマ As weather gets warm, feeding areas, which were packed with birds during Winter, are now almost empty. But, … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – 弁当箱

pleasant surprise afternoon sightseeing loving bento box (Scott Gardner) お弁当終えてぶらぶらありがとう おべんとう おえて ぶらぶら ありがとう Recently my wife bought a nice lunch box for me. So of course, I have to bring lunch to work more often. At first, I was against it … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – ゴールデンシャワーツリー

Spring time is coming yellow flowers slowly fall blanket of sunshine (Jim Woodhull) 見上げれば黄色いシャワー春の花 みあげれば きいろい シャワー はる の はな In Hawaii there are different signs that winter is over and that Spring is coming. The winds will change from a straight … Continue reading

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Haiku Poem – ボートとイルカ

flying in the air child like spinner dolphins dazzled customers (Jim Woodhull) 宙に舞う回転イルカ笑い声 ちゅう に まう かいてん イルカ わらい ごえ Because of the Covid rules, the Glass Bottom Boat is only able to take a little over half of the maximum number … Continue reading

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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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