Category Archives: Charlotte Digregorio

If You Like Haiku, Be Sure to Read The Asahi Haikuist Network

Dear Loyal Readers and Followers: In case you haven’t checked it out, the Asahi Haikuist Network, a column from Japan that runs online twice-monthly, is a great resource of haiku and senryu written internationally.  http://www.asahi.com/ajw/special/haiku/ Editor David McMurray has been … Continue reading

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Calling All Poets and Artists!

Enjoy haiku! Become motivated to write it. My haiga– a haiku sequence accompanied by art by Nicole Garcia– is on exhibit at City Hall in Highland Park, IL through Feb. 28. There will be a reception for this group show, … Continue reading

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Poets Can Enrich Their Work: Collaborate with Visual Artists/Musicians

I am exhibiting a piece of haiga– a haiku sequence illustrated with graphic art by Nicole Garcia– at City Hall in Highland Park, IL. The group show, featuring poets and artists, is sponsored by The Art Center of Highland Park. … Continue reading

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Haiku and Senryu Guide Makes a Great Gift–For Others and to Yourself

In the midst of reviewing haiku books during the past months, it suddenly struck me that I can be self-serving and promote my own book for the holidays! About a week ago, longtime haiku editor and publisher Marco Fraticelli of … Continue reading

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Holidays: A Great Time for Showcasing Your Writing & Helping Others, Too

I am somehow still lost in October. And, here, November is whizzing by. As writers, we often realize that we need to spend time during the holiday season not only with friends and family, but sharing ourselves and our work … Continue reading

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Authors: Connect with Your Readers

I am celebrating a milestone this month.  I have been an author for 39 years! I have learned many things, but the most important thing is to connect with my readers. I never pass up an opportunity to speak or … Continue reading

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Please Contribute a Saying that Describes Haiku & Senryu

Dear Loyal Readers and Followers: I’ve been thinking about short, familiar sayings that can apply to haiku. Mine are:  As far as your mind will go  The long and short of it   What are yours? Please submit no more … Continue reading

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