Category Archives: Books

A Classic Collection of Loss and Resilience: Deflection by Roberta Beary

I have about 5,000 books in my personal library, so it’s rare for me to take the time to re-read any of them. However, I keep coming back to “Deflection” by Roberta Beary, published in 2015. Back then, my curiosity … Continue reading

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Expand Your Writer’s Outreach

If you’re like most writers, it’s hard on top of your day job, to find the time to write creatively. And, it’s even harder to promote your creativity by doing outreach work.  Unfortunately, putting food on the table comes first. … Continue reading

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Special Offer for Followers and Readers of The Daily Haiku

Thank you to everyone who has written fabulous comments about my book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All. Further, thank you to the more than 75 reviewers and editors for their outstanding reviews! Whenever authors publish how-to writing guides, they … Continue reading

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Fabulous Book Sale for Haiku & Haibun Enthusiasts!

This announcement has just arrived from our friend and colleague, Jim Kacian, Publisher of Red Moon Press in Virginia: Once-in-a-Lifetime Red Moon Press $1 Moving Sale      We are moving to a smaller location, and cannot keep the overstock we’ve … Continue reading

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The Haiku Foundation Reveals “Touchstone Distinguished Books Awards” Shortlist

The Haiku Foundation recently announced its coveted Touchstone Awards  (https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/04/30/the-touchstone-awards-2017-a-reprise/), with Red Moon Press books winning one award and receiving an Honorable Mention for another. The Press placed five books on the shortlist: Tokaido (https://www.redmoonpress.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=32&products_id=260), by Terry Ann Carter. Terry … Continue reading

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The Haiku Foundation: An Organization for Haiku Poets of All Levels

The following information was submitted by Jim Kacian, Founder of The Haiku Foundation: The Haiku Foundation is a nonprofit organization chartered in the Commonwealth of Virginia, USA, on Jan. 6, 2009. Its mission statement identifies two major directives: 1) to … Continue reading

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Digregorio receives Illinois Governnor’s Commendation

by Alice Andresen Charlotte Digregorio  recently received an Official Commendation from Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner for her 38 years of accomplishments as an author, speaker, university educator, writing judge, and exhibitor, advancing and promoting the literary arts for the benefit … Continue reading

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