●Award-winners’haiku poems

"Paper drama"about the history of a notable haiku poet, Master Shiki Masaoka was performed by a Japanese student representative, Miss Nao Okumura and four students of Kumon Leysin Academy of Switzerland at β€œCultural Exchange Party Ethe night before. Three participants won prizes in the haiku contest.

β– Shiki Masaoka prize

γ€€Writer EEJose Antonio Ramos Pastral ( the Republic of the Philippines EE/FONT>

γ€€Haiku EELove shines like a star
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€   γ€€It twinkles, dies, fades away
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€     γ€€Burning memories

γ€€γ€€γ€€  γ€€γ€€γ€€ζ‹η„¦γŒγ‚‹ζƒ³γE/SPAN>
γ€€γ€€γ€€  γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γΎγŸγŸγγ¬

β– Matsuyama Mayor prize

γ€€Writer EENatasha Salamack EEhe United States of America, Hawaii EE/B>

γ€€Haiku EEA glistening waterfall
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€ γ€€  Rushes down with intensity
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€      γ€€Carrying stones that sparkle like stars

γ€€γ€€γ€€    光る滁E/SPAN>
γ€€γ€€γ€€ γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€ζ˜Ÿγ₯く石落぀
γ€€γ€€γ€€      怒梛かγͺ

β– Dogo Hot Spring prize

γ€€Writer EEHyousung Choγ€€( The Republic of South Korea EE/FONT>

γ€€Haiku EEStar shines in darkness
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€   γ€€Star gives brightens in mind
γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€γ€€      γ€€Star lights our way

γ€€γ€€γ€€ γ€€  闁E«η―めE/SPAN>
γ€€γ€€γ€€ γ€€   忁E«γ‚γŒιE/SPAN>
γ€€γ€€γ€€ γ€€ γ€€γ€€γ€€η…§γ‚‰γ™ζ˜E/SPAN>
Translation by Kan Noriko

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