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Haiku Canada 2019 Conference

Women Echoing Women – A Haiku Enchantment

 

Presenting translations of classical haiku written in Japan by women along with our own words in Japanese, English, French, Cantonese, German and one of the beautiful languages of the Philippines

 

Vancouver Haiku Group members Rachel Enomoto, Tracy Wan, Isabella Mori and Alegria Imperial, Isabella Mori, with Calgary guest Josephine LoRe

 

magnolia petals -- 

one thousand butterfly wings

waiting to unfurl

my haiku translated and rendered so beautiful by

Women Echoing Women 

photo taken in Victoria, March 2019

Two of the haiku I wrote during the weekend conference were chosen

(in a blind competition) for the

Sea to Sky theme at Vancouver's

2019 Haiku Canada Weekend

eagle’s wings

slowly stitching the gap

between sea and sky

am I standing

on somebody else’s

distant horizon?