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World Haiku Series 2019 (87) Haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee

#Haiku Happenings #9: Hiruta presents haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee!

Akita International Haiku Network

World Haiku Series 2019 (87)

Haiku by Kanchan Chatterjee

cold night . . .

the smell of mothball

from my rug

寒い夜...

防虫剤の匂い

私の敷物から

quiet evening . . .

the host slides the shoji

to show her roses

静かな夜...

主人が障子をすうっと開ける

彼女のバラを見せる

in the doc’s chamber

a grasshopper slides in

through the sliding door . . .

博士の部屋に

キリギリスが滑り込む

引き戸から...

morning fog . . .
the tea seller lights his stove
while I wait

朝霧...

お茶の売り子がストーブに火をつける

私が待つ間

magic show . . .
the beer bottle becomes
a plastic rose

マジックショー ...

ビール瓶がプラスチック製のバラになる

the light is on
at the front porch . . .
Harvest Moon

灯りがついている

フロントポーチに...

中秋の名月

first fog . . .
the cracked whistle
of a train

最初の霧...

電車の鋭い汽笛

cold night . . .

the old station master

stands straight

寒い夜...

年老いた駅長

直立

autumn evening . . .

I change my ringtone to

chimes’ sound

秋の夜...

着信音を変更

チャイムの音に

autumn…

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