Monday, February 1, 2016

Butterfly Dream: Spring Rain Haiku by Anna Maris

English Original

spring rain
he puts everything
into words

Acorn, 35, fall 2015

Anna Maris

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)


Bio Sketch

Anna Maris is a Swedish haiku poet and a mother of three. She has lived and worked in Sweden, Britain, Russia, Israel and Denmark, mainly as a publisher and journalist. Two collections of her haiku have been published by Miders förlag in Swedish, Skiftningar (2013) and Transport (2015). Her work is also included in some 20 anthologies, including Fear of dancing (2014) and Big Data (2015) from Red Moon Press. Her work regularly appears in international journals. She is a member of the Swedish Haiku Society. For more information about her work,  please visit

1 comment:

  1. The juxtaposition of spring rain (symbolizing life-sustaining energy) and the expressive power of words is thematically and emotionally resonant.