Chen-ou Liu

 

her face

in my whisky

the moon floats

 

Grand Prix, 7th Klostar Ivanic Haiku Contest 

 

autumn dusk···

I stir my coffee

anticlockwise

 

First Prize, 12th Haiku International assocaition Haiku Contest

 

Silent Night

drifting in from the neighbors --

I relearn Chinese

 

Second Place in The North Carolina Poetry Society Lyman Haiku Award (2011)

 

a dried lotus leaf

in Tibetan Book of the Dead...

winter dusk

 

Third Place, 2010 World Haiku Competition

 

crowded

in my whisky glass

autumn stars

 

Third Prize, the Haiku Section of the New Zealand Poetry Society’s 2011 International Poetry Competition

 

attic window –

a few moonlit shadows

come and go

 

2nd Prize, 8th Klostar Ivanic Haiku Contest 

 

a deceased friend

taps me on the shoulder -

plum blossoms falling

 

Grand Prize: Poem of the Year, The Heron's Nest 

 

a long line of cars

behind the hearse

migrating snow geese

 

Second Prize, 2012 Diogen Autumn Haiku Contest 

 

alone at dawn

amid cherry blossoms

a butterfly’s dream

 

 

Sakura Award, 2013 Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational

 

cherry petals

on my cheek

I turn the other

 

 

Sakura Award,  2013 Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational

 

snowy dawn...

bits of yesterday

cling to today

 

 

Third Place, Inaugural Janice M Bostok International Haiku Award

 

long way home ...

windshield wipers clear

the silence between us

 

 

Distinguished Work Prize, 5th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum Haiku Contest

 

harvest moon rising ....

a tremble

in the migrant's voice

 

 Second Place, 10th Kloštar Ivanić Haiku Contest

 

im-mi-grant . . .

the way English tastes

on my tongue

 

 

2nd Prize, 7th Kokako Haiku Competition

 

I think therefore I am entering a butterfly's dream

 

 

 

3rd Prize, 18th Kusamakura International Haiku Competition