Category Archives: Vol 2-3 November 2002

R H Blyth and W H Hackett

November 2002 R. H. Blyth and J. W. Hackett James W. Hackett Hawaii, US The World Haiku Festival 2002 Yuwa-town, Akita 20-22 September I am very pleased to be here to celebrate and honor the life and works of R.H. … Continue reading

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Doggie haiku

November 2002 WHChaikuforum – Doggie Ku WHChaikuforumworkshop Doggie Kukai Hair of the Dog:  Mans’ best friend holds a special place in our writings and our lives. A thread of postings spontaneously started on WHChaikuforum from Ron’s haiku about the K-9 … Continue reading

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A Mosaic in Words

WHR November 2002 WHC Renku Seminar Haikuforum Seminar on “Traditional” Renku in English Session 4:  A Mosaic in Words Paul MacNeil Florida, US For this the 4th installment I shall try to discuss a few separate parts of what is … Continue reading

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Editorial – The More They Remain the Same…

Editorial Corner – November 2002 Editorial the more they remain the same… “Days and months are eternal travellers, as are the years that come and go…” This famous beginning of Oku-no-Hosomichi means more than it says. As well as the … Continue reading

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Treasures from Issa, Part 2

Vol 2-3, November 2002  Shades of Ink – Translating the Japanese Poem   DAVID G. LANOUE, PHD Xavier University, Louisiana, USA Treasures From Issa 2nd Installment An obvious benefit of posting translations on the Internet–as opposed to publishing them in … Continue reading

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The Life and Haiku of Ishii Rogetsu

VOLUME 2: ISSUE 3 NOVEMBER 2002 WHF2002 – Susumu Takiguchi The Life and Haiku Poems of Ishii Rogetsu (1873-1928) Susumu Takiguchi Chairman of the World Haiku Club The World Haiku Festival 2002 20 – 22 September 2002, Yuwa Town, Akita, … Continue reading

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A World Map – Developments in World Haiku

VOLUME 2: ISSUE 3 NOVEMBER 2002  A World Map: Developments in World Haiku   COR VAN DEN HEUVEL On Western Haiku Haiku. What is it about this small poem that makes people all over the world want to read and … Continue reading

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Through the Cloud Gate to Moon Mountain

VOLUME 2: ISSUE 3 NOVEMBER 2002   WHF2002 – Recollections – Tim Hornyak Through the Cloud Gate to Moon Mountain: A Journey in Oku Tim Hornyak Tokyo, Japan I woke to the sight of a steel-blue Sea of Japan to my … Continue reading

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Editors Choice Haibun – Recollections

VOLUME 2: ISSUE 3 NOVEMBER 2002  Editor’s Choice – “recollections” haibun move with the wind A selection of one poem other than a haiku Debi Bender, Editor Although there are poems of excellence in the shortverses selections, the poetic work … Continue reading

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R H Blyth and World Haiku

VOLUME 2: ISSUE 3 NOVEMBER 2002 R.H. Blyth and World Haiku Ikuyo Yoshimura Asahi University, Gifu Japan The World Haiku Festival 2002 Yuwa-town, Akita 20-22 September Blyth had foresight The Internet and e-mail make it possible to contact people all … Continue reading

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