Category Archives: creative writng

Exhibit Travels Again: Haiku & Senryu

If you’ve ever wanted to learn to write short, insightful poetry about the human experience, an exhibit featuring haiku and senryu may get you started. Charlotte Digregorio, the author of Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, will exhibit … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 26, 2019

dusk the girl we didn’t like with fireflies in her hair by Harriot West (USA) Presence, #36, Summer 2008

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Daily Haiku: March 1, 2019

senryu her willowy frame smoke through a saxophone by Robert Witmer  (Japan) Haiku Canada Review, No. 1, Vol. 13, February 2019

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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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Forthcoming Book to Inspire Healing

I recently interviewed Haiku Poet and Author Robert Epstein, a psychotherapist living in the San Francisco area, about his forthcoming book, Free to Dance Forever, which I’m sure you will enjoy. If you would like to contact Epstein, you may … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 15, 2017

rush hour a butterfly emerges from its cocoon by Billy Antonio (The Philippines) Runner-Up Golden Haiku Contest, 2017  

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Daily Haiku: June 8, 2017

blank face still clutches remote control– bolts of lightning by Chen-ou Liu   (Canada and Taiwan) Frogpond, Vol. 33:1, 2010  

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