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#44 Haiku and Bio by Alan Summers, 2017 April 24th

Di   24 aprile 2017
Chanokeburi Selectec Haiku 2

rain then sun. . .
the kingfisher’s lustre
in a heartbeat

pioggia poi sole
lo splendore di un martin  pescatore
in una battito

Alan Summers,

Chippenham, Wiltshire, UK

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Biography
Alan Summers is President of the United Haiku and Tanka Society; a double
Japan Times award-winning writer; recipient of the Ritsumeikan University
of Kyoto Peace Museum Award for haiku (1998); and a Pushcart Prize
nominated poet. He is co-founder of Call of the Page which runs online
courses in haiku and haibun. His latest book Writing Poetry: The Haiku Way
is due out later in 2017.”Widely known haiku poet…as dry as vintage champagne”
Yomiuri Shimbun, 16th September 2002 (newspaper article published for my
birthday while I was in Tokyo)Interview with Sonic Boom magazine about the white paintings of haiku:
http://media.wix.com/ugd/61020d_87ad491fe433421b87e2a87033aca1ad.pdfNHK TV of Japan filmed Alan for a feature called Europe meets Japan – Alan’s
Haiku Journey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VS36AGVI6sShort biography:
http://www.unitedhaikuandtankasociety.com/biographies.htmlBiography and list of essays and articles:
http://area17.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/happy-new-year-and-brand-new-honour.html
Biografia
Alan Summers è il Presidente della United Haiku and Tanka Society; uno scrittore vincitore per ben due volte del Japan Times award, beneficiario dello Haiku Award dell’ Università Ritsumeikan del Museo della Pace di Kyoto  (1998); un poeta nominato per il Premio Pushcart.
È il co-fondatore di Call of the Page che dà corsi online di haiku e haibun.
Il suo ultimo libro Writing Poetry, The Haiku Way, uscirà
nel 2017 inoltrato.Di lui Yomiuri Shimbun ha detto :
“Poeta di haiku ampiamente conosciuto … come uno champagne secco e vintage”
(16 Settembre 2002, pubblicato in un articolo di giornale in occasione del suo compleanno in visita a Tokyo)Intervista con la rivista Sonic Boom a proposito dei dipinti bianchi nello haiku:
http://media.wix.com/ugd/61020d_87ad491fe433421b87e2a87033aca1ad.pdfNHK TV Giapponese filma Alan per una pubblicazione  chiamata L’Europa incontra il Giappone – Alan’s
Haiku Journey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VS36AGVI6s Una breve biografia:
http://www.unitedhaikuandtankasociety.com/biographies.htmlBiografia e lista di saggi e articoli :
http://area17.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/happy-new-year-and-brand-new-honour.html
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selected and translated by Lucia Fontana

Submit your poem to :  http://www.chanokeburi.it/2211-2/

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Martin Pescatori by Gianni Rossi

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#43 A Senryū and bio by Debbi Antebi , 2017 April 19th

Di   19 aprile 2017

Chanokeburi Selectec Haiku 2

small town life
a plane overhead
carries my dreams

vita in una cittadina
un aeroplano in cielo
sostiene i miei sogni

Debbi Antebi

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Biography

Debbi Antebi (@debbisland) lives in London, UK, with her beloved husband and books. Her work has been featured in magazines and journals around the world. She exhales oxygen while writing poems.

Biografia

Debbi Antebi (@debbisland) vive a Londra, UK, con i suoi libri e con il suo amato marito.        Il suo lavoro è stato pubblicato su riviste e giornali in giro per il mondo. Mentre scrive poesia esala ossigeno.

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selected and translated by Lucia Fontana

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#43 A Senryū and bio by Debbi Antebi , 2017 April 19th

Di   19 aprile 2017

Chanokeburi Selectec Haiku 2

small town life
a plane overhead
carries my dreams

vita in una cittadina
un aeroplano in cielo
sostiene i miei sogni

Debbi Antebi

~o~

Biography

Debbi Antebi (@debbisland) lives in London, UK, with her beloved husband and books. Her work has been featured in magazines and journals around the world. She exhales oxygen while writing poems.

Biografia

Debbi Antebi (@debbisland) vive a Londra, UK, con i suoi libri e con il suo amato marito.        Il suo lavoro è stato pubblicato su riviste e giornali in giro per il mondo. Mentre scrive poesia esala ossigeno.

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selected and translated by Lucia Fontana

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#41 A Haiku and Bio by Valentina Ranaldi-Adams , 2017 April 14th

Di   14 aprile 2017
Chanokeburi Selectec Haiku 2

exposed tree roots –
seat for a child at the picnic

radici d’albero esposte –
per un bimbo sedia al picnic

Valentina Ranaldi-Adams

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Biography

Valentina Ranaldi-Adams was born in the USA, to parents from Arpino, Italy.  She attended the University of Akron, where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree, in Mathematics.  Valentina worked as a computer programmer, for the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.  Her haiku and senryu have appeared in journals such as Bamboo Hut, Brass Bell, cattails, chrysanthemum, failed haiku, and Wild Plum.

 
Biografia 
 
Valentina Ranaldi-Adams è nata negli USA da genitori italiani, originari di Arpino.
Ha frequentato l’Università di Akron, dove ha conseguito una borsa di studio in Scienze, a Matematica.  Valentina ha lavorato come programmatrice di computer per la Goodyear Tire e Rubber Company.  I suoi haiku e senryu sono apparsi in giornali quali Bamboo Hut, Brass Bell, cattails, chrysanthemum, failed haiku e Wild Plum

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selected and translated by Lucia Fontana

Submit your poem to :  http://www.chanokeburi.it/2211-2/

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