withdraws from the shore . . .
that return to their birth
Eucalypt, 12, May 2012
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Alegria Imperial’s haiku for Haiku Foundation’s 2012 Haiku Competition was Commended in the traditional category. She has also won honorable mentions in the 2007 Vancouver Cherry Blossoms Festival Invitational Haiku and her tanka adjudged Excellent, 7th International Tanka Festival Competition 2012. Her poetry have been published in international journals among them A Hundred Gourds, The Heron’s Nest, LYNX, Notes from the Gean, Eucalypt and GUSTS. Formerly of Manila Philippines, she now lives in Vancouver, BC, Canada.