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Horse Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Horse Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Thudding Nutmeg Haiku : Mainichi Shimbun, Japan’s National Daily Since 1922 – Haiku in English, Today

Thudding Nutmeg Haiku : Mainichi Shimbun, Japan’s National Daily Since 1922 – Haiku in English, Today

Nutmeg, the spice associated with holiday cheer, has a less than cheerful history. Fort Nassau was the first Dutch fort built on Banda island, the main island of the Banda Islands, part of Maluku (Moluccas or Spice islands) in Indonesia, completed in 1609. Its purpose was to control the trade in nutmeg, which at that […]

Dewdrop Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Dewdrop Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Celebrating The Eight Haiku from Indonesia in THE MAINICHI Haiku in English : Best of 2016, Today

Celebrating The Eight Haiku from Indonesia in THE MAINICHI Haiku in English : Best of 2016, Today

Honoured these eight being featured in ‘HAIKU IN ENGLISH: BEST OF 2016’ by ‘Mainichi Shimbun (The Mainichi), Japan National Daily since 1922’. Thank you, Master Hashimoto-sensei, Greetings from Indonesia, My bow,    

Tree Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Tree Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Bare trees after work I cross the street entering the mosque gate   Ken Sawitri (Indonesia) Published for the 1st time in ASAHI HAIKUIST NETWORK/ David McMurray , The Asahi Shimbun, March 31st, 2017 Selected by David McMurray

Dasamuka Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Dasamuka Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Tree Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

Tree Haiku : The Asahi Shimbun, Today

On a bleached paper in imperial red: ‘save the trees’   Ken Sawitri (Indonesia) Published for the 1st time in ASAHI HAIKUIST NETWORK/ David McMurray , The Asahi Shimbun, December 16th, 2016 Selected by David McMurray