We are very grateful for the support from the Japan Foundation.


This year we had 58 entries for our annual OJS Haiku Contest. Thanks to all for taking part and congratulations to the winners.


Chairperson’s Award


<日本語俳句 小学生部門>

春の空 雲がもくもく 咲いてんだ

M.C
<日本語俳句 中高生部門>

雪だ、雪だ! 見るものすべて まっ白だ

E.C
<English Haiku Primary School Student>

Symbol of luck

Japanese crane on the snow

eating goldfish

E.J
<English Haiku Secondary School Student>

Everything is changing,

I stare at my friends faces,

Through a monitor screen.

C.G

OJS Award

<日本語俳句 小学生部門>

ゆきだるま おひさまとけんか まけ、とけた

A.M
<日本語俳句 中学生部門>

きらきらと すいしょうみたい かきごおり

H.W
<English Haiku Primary School Student>

River flows over 

washes away stones and dirt

leaf floats down away

L.M
<English Haiku Secondary School Student>

Blinds cracked just open

Rays of light flowing inwards

The sun awakes me

K.S

OJS Student Award

<日本語俳句 小学生部門 >

 金賞 

雪がふる 木のえだ白く 光ってる 

R.H

銀賞

星空が きらきらひかる きれいだね

L.C

銅賞

雪がまう つららも木から こんにちは 

C.M

<日本語俳句 中高生部門>

金賞

遠い音 ぼくをよんでる 春の声 

T.F

銀賞

冬の夜 猫の体温 何よりも 

Y.S

雪がふる きれいな白毛布 冬の木に 

M.Y

<English Haiku Primary School Students>

Gold

Winter snow arrives

Monkeys swim in the onsen,

Pulling each others hair

C.T

Silver

Dogs woof, Cats meow Cows moo and so do you

K.W

In Christmas presents

We find fabulous, big gifts

Under the huge trees

A.K

Bronze

The long silent grass,

Green and swaying in the wind,

Wish it would never end

J.B

<English Haiku Secondary School Students>

Gold

Meow Meow Meow Meow Meow

The cat wants to have a hug

Oh No it doesn’t want to

A.M-P

Silver

Green sea

Soft white sand

Underneath my feet

I.O

Bronze

Softly the wind blows-

I gaze at the vacant sky,

time long forgotten.

N.K

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