The Second edition of Santoka International Haiga Contest

We received 38 works from 17 countries for the haiga contest within the Santoka Festival. We singled out 6 haiga for their extravagant beauty and awarded them on this occasion.

 

Translation into Serbian by Aleksandar Vasić.

1st place

Anđela Nikolić, Serbia

 

 

gazing at the galaxy

Eastern wind

sweeps the borders

 

gledam u svemir

istočni vetar

briše granice

2nd place

Dejan Pavlinović, Croatia

 

 

deep blues

filling the emptiness

of a broken home

 

duboko plavo

ispuni prazninu

razorenog doma

3rd place

Geoff M. Pope, United States of America

 

 

trail to the lake –

grandmother’s last winter

dream

 

staza do jezera

bakin poslednji zimski

san

Highly commended

Robin Anna Smith, United States of America

 

 

my potential

as a human being

pocket change

 

moj potencijal

kao ljudskog bića

sitniš u džepu

 

Lavana Kray, Romania

 

 

warm rain –

double enclosure

and no flowers

 

topla kiša

dvostruki zaklon

bez cveća

 

Debbie Strange, Canada

 

 

summer’s end

we offer her pain

to the wind

 

kraj leta

nudimo njegovu bolu

vetru