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Haiku Moments by Kristina Howells
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry(4.00 from 3 reviews)
For lovers of Haiku everywhere. Kristina Howells creates her first collection of 100 Haikus, all ranging from different themes.
52 Haiku by Greg Schroeder
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
A small collection of haiku. Some have been published before, some see the light of day for the first time. They are a formal (and short) treatment of relationships both between people and within a person, beauty in the small things, the fabric of living.
Haiku: Three-Line Short Stories by Roy B Merritt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010 by Neponset River Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
Haiku is an ancient type of Japanese poetry with a strict form. It is an unrhymed three-lined verse: the first with five beats or syllables, the second with seven and the third with five. Each poem describes a single brief episode that may be taking place as you read. Traditionally each verse should contain a reference to nature or a season, expressed either directly or by implication.
Among the Wasps Silence: Twelve Dozen Haiku by a Portuguese Bum by Eduardo Ribeiro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Among The Wasps Silence is the first haiku collection by Eduardo Ribeiro. Here are gathered, within Zen threads, twelve dozen haiku of classic inspiration in homage to a tradition ranging from Basho to Santoka. However, haiku, as poetry, as Zen, are alive so don´t be surprised to find cars and plastic amidst flowers and cuckoos or a, sometimes dark, sense of humour twisting nature contemplation.
Haiku for Haters by Laura Roberts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Perfect for those who hate to read wordy poetry, Austin-based author Laura Roberts' new HAIKU FOR HATERS ebook contains only 24 painless pages of 5-7-5s. Covering subjects as diverse as pop-star Prince to Chairman Mao and rowdy revolution, this is the first in the "Haiku for ____" series, with more coming soon; be sure to collect them all! (Print version available at Buttontapper.com.)
Kenju's Forest Playground & Ame-ni-mo makezu by Kenji Miyazawa
Series: Tales from Japan, Book1. Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Kenji Miyazawa is undoubtedly one of Japan's most highly regarded writers of fantasy fiction. Book 1 of Tales From A Japanese Dreamland is an introduction to Kenji's writing through his well-known poem Ame-ni-mo makezu and the story of Kenju, which can be thought of as an extension of that poem. Note that both these stories can be found in Book 4 & 5 of the series Tales from a Japanese Dreamland.
Spring of Happiness by Masaaki Kimura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry(5.00 from 1 review)
One hundred jewel-like short poems with one hundred simple abstract paintings. Some poems are so pared that the bodies are even shorter than the titles. Others consist of several broken words and sentences, which allows the readers’ philosophy to flow with imagination. And all the poems are written for the purpose of stirring your intrinsic happiness from sleep.
Simple Truths About Women and Men: Haiku Poetry Collection Book #4 by Roman O'Rhory
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
From the poet-authors H.B. Barstrum and Roman O’Rhory, comes the fourth and final book of their haiku anthology series titled Simple Truths About Women and Men. Along with a variety of colorful photographs accompanying these haiku poems, you will laugh while being entertained with basic truths about guys and girls.
Haiku & Selected Poems Volume I by Richard Kay
Series: Haiku & Selected Poems, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
This book contains a selection of Haiku and other poems organised broadly by topic. Some are based on direct observation of the natural world, others are more philosophic in nature, some may be described as social commentary and some may even be described as humorous. The author was recently published in the Spring edition of the World Haiku Review.
Instantaneous (In)sanity: A Collection of 500 (pseudo-)haiku by Jess C Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
Featuring 500 haiku from the personal collection of author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Jess's style of (pseudo-)haiku more or less follows three major principles of minimalism, immediacy and human insight.
Rain after Wind by Masaaki Kimura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: Japanese. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
「風が吹いて雨が降った日」（Rain after Wind) 木村正明の日本語の詩画集2作目。 どんなにたわいのない詩でも、すべての詩は魂の叫びです。私の魂の叫びを聞いてください。俳句のように短い詩がほとんどですが、長くて少しくどい詩もあります。性格が出てしまうんですね。 それぞれの詩に私が描いた抽象画がついています。画像といっしょにしたので、文字が少しぼやけているかもしれませんが、それも味わいと、許してください。
Thursday Haiku Day by Dustin Harris
You set the price! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
Thursday Haiku Day is a book of haikus written for those looking to add small doses of poetry to their life. The poems try to make the reader feel loved and inspired. Some may make you laugh too. The proceeds will be donated to Alzheimer's Research. Enjoy.
Пылинки миров by Павел Осипов
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: Russian. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Экспериментальный цикл стихотворений. Эксперимент состоял в том, чтобы совместить традиционный размер (танка, 31 слог, страна происхождения — Япония) и научно-фантастическую тематику, таким образом, удалившись от русла традиций на... много световых лет. Насколько этот эксперимент удался — судить уважаемым читателям.
We're All Gaijin on Mars by Justin Bohardt
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
The capturing of nature's essence in seventeen precisely arranged syllables is moved from its classical roots and into the future as the nature of the stars, space exploration, alien contact, and the future of humanity beyond Earth is examined in over one hundred minimalist poems.