Archive for Photo haiku

That July

Posted in Haipho, Submissions, Summer with tags on February 19, 2016 by Tito


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A haipho from the summer by Akira Kibi.

Click on the work to enlarge. Comments solicited!


as Munch screams

Posted in Haipho with tags , on December 26, 2015 by Tito

The news on Christmas Eve that a local court had authorized the restart next month of atomic reactors at the Takahama plant owned by Kansai Electric Power (KEPCO) was not the hoped-for Christmas present! Accordingly, 100-200 local residents took to the streets on Christmas night outside the power company’s Kyoto HQ. I was feeling a little sick, a little angry, as this haiku came on … KEPCO Christmas 15

Summer evening talk

Posted in Haipho, Haiqua, Summer with tags on August 15, 2015 by Tito

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(Gero, Gifu, 9.8.15)


Posted in Haipho, Travel with tags , on May 22, 2015 by Tito
haipho in Malta by Akira Kibi
click on the photo to enlarge it and better read the haiku 



Posted in Haipho, Poem with tags on May 17, 2015 by Kazue Gill


You who, time and again, say
“How sweet is this coriander flower”…
How sweet are you!







Posted in Haipho, Winter with tags on March 9, 2015 by Tito

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haipho by John Parsons

Kyoto: the forest within the gate

Posted in Haiku, Haipho, News with tags , on October 13, 2013 by Tito

FWGcover-Announcing a new book of beautiful poems, including haiku, by Edith Shiffert with photographs full of the quality of seijaku by another long-term Kyoto resident, John Einarsen. Highly-recommended! You can support the project and ultimately order your copy here: