This spring night
United under the same
This is my first nontraditional haiku. This time I did not follow the 5-7-5 form, that I followed in my first collection of haiku: “
How do you prefer to write your haiku? I welcome your feedback!
The British Haiku Society is dedicating the month of February to haiku books. Visit their Facebook page to discover new collections of haiku:
Stepping Stones: a way into haiku, by Martin Lucas and Haiku: one breath poetry, by Naomi Wakan. What is your favorite book of haiku?
Travel Haiku is also available in paperback (on Amazon).
NaHaiWriMo (National Haiku Writing Month) will start in 2 days! Visit the following website for more information:
Do you write haiku? What inspires to write haiku?
My new book Travel Haiku is now available in Kindle format! It contains 40 of the haiku poems that I have written during my years in Japan, the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the United States. I hope you will enjoy reading them.
One of my haiku was featured in The Asahi Shimbun:
Snow falling quickly
On the bamboo tree forest
The red dragonfly
One of my haiku will appear in the next issue of the Asahi Haikuist Network (Jan 31).
Humankind’s heritage sites
Our own history
Modern and ancient
Behind the sun-kissed towers
A Portuguese Fort