Tag Archives: Today’s Haiku

Today’s Haiku (June 30, 2022)

短夜の蕪村書簡に無心ごと 山尾玉藻

mijikayo no buson shokan ni mushin-goto

            short summer night

            a request for money

            in Buson’s letter

                                                Tamamo Yamao

from Haidan, (Haiku Stage) a monthly haiku magazine, August 2016 Issue, Honami Shoten, Tokyo

Today’s Haiku (June 29, 2022)

全米が泣いた芭蕉の帰還かな   谷 雄介

zenbei ga naita bashô no kikan kana

            entire America cried

            the return

            of Basho…

                                                Yusuke Tani

from Haiku-kai (Haiku World), July 2017 Issue, Bungaku No Mori, Tokyo

Today’s Haiku (June 28, 2022)

麦わら帽子雲の切り取り線がある   宮崎斗士 

mugiwara-bôshi kumo no kiritorisen ga aru

            straw hat

            it has a perforated line

            of cloud

                                                Toshi Miyazaki

from Sonna Ao (That Kind of Blue), haiku collection of Toshi Miyazaki, Rikka Shorin, Tokyo 2014

Today’s Haiku (June 27, 2022)

点眼や揺れるせかいをよこぎる蚊  田島健一

tengan ya yureru sekai o yokogiru ka

            applying an eye drop—

            a mosquito passes

            the shaking world

                                                Kenichi Tajima

from Tadanaranu Po (Unusual ‘Po’), haiku collection of Kenichi Tajima, Furansu-do, Tokyo 2017

Today’s Haiku (June 26, 2022)

雨粒を背負ひて蟻の立ちあがり  杉山久子

amatsubu o seoite ari no tachiagari

            raindrop

            on its back

            an ant stands up

                                                Hisako Sugiyama

from Izumi (Spring), haiku collection of Hisako Sugiyama, Furansudo, Tokyo 2015