Archive for October, 2012

Snow-capped Mt Fuji, photograph by Massa Takahashi

Snow-capped Mt Fuji October 2012 Massa Takahashi Photograph 2012

ethereal ~

Sea Shepherd :: Operation Zero Tolerance Set to Launch November 5th

Sea Shepherd :: Operation Zero Tolerance Set to Launch November 5th.

On Lyn Hejinian ~ Poetry: Serious. Not That Serious. / Barnstorm

Barnstorm | Poetry: Serious. Not That Serious..

persimmon autumn, a haiku by Kirin Nishimura, translation by Fay Aoyagi, Blue Willow Haiku World

柿の秋どんどん知らぬところへ    西村麒麟

kaki no aki dondon shiranu tokoro e to

persimmon autumn

farther and farther

to the unknown place

Kirin Nishimura

from ‘Spica Haiku Web Magazine’,  http://spica819.main.jp, “Kirin Poroporo 1”

(Dropping Kirin 1)

There is the moon too, a haiku by Shiki, translation by Jan Walls

There is the moon too,
and mums, yellow and white
as autumn darkens

– Shiki
Jan Walls, translation

 

( 月もあり、黄菊白菊 暮れる秋 tsuki mo ari, kigiku shiragiku kureru aki)

those birds, from imgur gallery

those birds

Yoko Ono: A Reconsideration [or] How I Learned to Love Yoko Ono ~ NYTimes.com


Yoko Ono: A Reconsideration

Defenders of Our Coast: A Poem

Defenders of Our Coast: A Poem.

IPS – Girls Determined to Fight Guns With Books | Inter Press Service

Schoolgirls at a demonstration in Peshawar in support of Malala Yousafzai. Credit: Ashfaq Yusufzai/IPS.

IPS – Girls Determined to Fight Guns With Books | Inter Press Service.

down side streets –, a haiku by Alan Summers

down side streets –

seagulls turning the sky

in and out

Alan Summers
with words

 

Publications credits: Presence 10 (1999); The New Haiku (Snapshot Press, 2002); seagull haiku collection ed. laryalee fraser (2006)
Award Credit: haiku presence webpage Editor’s Choice 5