December 26, 2010

Haiga 459


Haiku by Jim Kacian. Artwork by myself.

This is one of the early haiga of mine. Jim is the first foreign haijin I met in person. Before the time when I took up haiku and haiga, Jim approached me via email, asking me to do a cover and inside drawings for his "Twelve Tongues" haiku anthology booklet. He later visited me in my hometown during his world-wide haiku tour. I learned from him situations of haiku scene in both Japan and the world, especially USA. This was like more than 10 years ago so we go way back. I met him a couple of times after that meeting, at haiku getherings and such. See the image of computer. It is one of Mac early version.

2 comments:

BAR DO BARDO said...

Muito bom!

Alan Summers said...

Love it!

Here's a haiku I had published this Christmas:

snowed in again
I watch the streetlamps glow
and dream of Narnia


Blithe Spirit vol.20 no.4 (2010)


Alan
Alan’s Area 17 blog
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