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  1. ahmetax

    haiku 52

    a cool soft wind blows waves are in endless motion-- shivering sun rays esiyor rüzgar dalgalar kıpır kıpır-- oynaşır güneş ahmet aksoy
  2. ahmetax

    haiku 54

    shivering sea waves dancing with light in delight-- twinkling grayish blue oynak dalgalar ışıkla dansediyor-- menevişlerle ahmet aksoy
  3. ahmetax

    haiku 50

    weather is too hot where are the songs of the spring? where are the flowers? havalar sıcak lakin gelmiyor bahar çiçekler nerde? ahmet aksoy
  4. ahmetax

    senryu 46

    just in a hurry human beings are like ants -- all ticks are the same koşturur durur karınca gibi insan tik tak hep aynı ahmet aksoy
  5. ahmetax

    haiku 380

    it thinks deep a lot is it spring or summertime? -- that cumulus cloud kümülüs bulut dalgın düşünür durur -- bahar mı? yaz mı? ahmet aksoy
  6. ahmetax

    senryu 561

    it's autumn again a tinnitus in his ears of master van gogh yine güz geldi -- çınlasın kulakları van gogh üstadın ahmet aksoy PS. In Turkey when you have a tinnitus, they say "someone remembers you!"
  7. ahmetax

    senryu 39

    in huge africa there's lots of starving people -- say, what about here? koca afrika yine aç insanlar var ya burda yok mu? ahmet aksoy
  8. ahmetax

    haiku 316

    it tells me something lonely bald headed pigeon -- iodine-less sea bir şey anlatır kel kafalı güvercin -- iyotsuz deniz ahmet aksoy
  9. ahmetax

    haiku 321

    senryu 321 clouds are leaning down blues loaded in istanbul -- soma in dark black bulutlar ağmış hüzün yüklü istanbul -- soma kapkara ahmet aksoy ps. In May, this year. in a small town named Soma in Turkey, several hundreds miners were dead in a coal mine accident. In reality, it was not...
  10. ahmetax

    senryu 430

    the man is thinking thousands of dreams in his mind he is here but not (he is here and not) düşünür adam beyninde binlerce düş hem burda hem yok ahmet aksoy
  11. ahmetax

    senryu 179

    fate the florist exhibits her flowers despite her own fate çiçekçi kader sermiş çiçeklerini kadere inat ahmet aksoy
  12. ahmetax

    senryu 381

    water made fingers a fall of raindrops from sky -- massage to my mind parmakları su dökülüyor damlalar -- zihin masajı ahmet aksoy
  13. ahmetax

    haiku 421

    there's no rain today clouds are waiting their turn - bugün yağmur yok bulutlar sıra bekler - ahmet aksoy
  14. ahmetax

    senryu 554

    it waits my command a chilly breeze from mountains -- click!ventilator emrimi bekler esmeye dağ rüzgarı -- tık! vantilatör ahmet aksoy
  15. ahmetax

    senryu 36

    when the street is dry you can hear no sound of tyre -- tyres are singing now kuruyken sokak duyulmaz lastik sesi şimdi bağrışır ahmet aksoy
  16. ahmetax

    senryu 35

    i envy people -- after just a four hours' sleep wakes up full of life (wakes up vibrantly) (wakes up vitaly) imreniyorum dört saat uyuyup ta zinde kalkana ahmet aksoy PS. "wakes up full of life" looks best for me. Which one do you prefer?
  17. ahmetax

    senryu 38

    i've got cold again -- i'm just sniffing aloud when no one around nezle olmuşum çekiyorum burnumu kimseler yokken ahmet aksoy
  18. ahmetax

    haiku 419

    it's another tale telling these cumulus clouds -- purple over white (white on violet) bir başka öykü kümülüs bulutları -- mor üstü beyaz ahmet aksoy I didn't know which one to prefer: purple over white or white on violet (in original line, it is "white on violet")
  19. ahmetax

    haiku 4

    grass green -- a butterfly flaps its wings a tornado starts çimen yeşili kanat çırpar kelebek başlar kasırga ahmet aksoy
  20. ahmetax

    My haiku with your permission...

    Hello friends, I am a new WritingForums member. English is not my native language. However I use it quite a lot. I have many haiku in my native language Turkish. Now, I am translating them into English. Since they are translations, there might be some syllable count problems. Please read them...