Award Winning Haiku



photo credit: chibitomu Cherry Pink via photopin (license)


I was pleased that two of my haiku submitted to the The Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival 2016 Haiku Invitational were selected for a British Columbia Award. A total of 696 poets participated in six categories, submitting a total of 1,384 haiku.


cherry petals
a bit of cheer
for the busker’s cup

~ Sakura Award


an improv
of falling petals
cherry blossom jazz

~ Honourable Mention


4 thoughts on “Award Winning Haiku

  1. How lovely, award-winning Dan!

    cheers, ches

    Mary* Ches *Applewhite ​235 3d Avenue N. #714​ St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (H) 727-821-3521

  2. Gosh. The plaudits keep coming and rightly so. (This might be the first time I have used the word “plaudit”. I looked it up to make sure it was the right word..see what your haiku do for me!)

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