Category Archives: Haibun

Red Moon Press: The Definitive Resource for English-Language Haiku Books & Related Genres

Loyal Readers and Followers: In case you haven’t been aware of Red Moon Press, it is a valuable resource that I highly recommend. Please read below. You will find all the haiku books that you will need on its website … Continue reading

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Holiday Special: A Rhyming Haibun Book

If you really enjoy getting into the Christmas spirit, Susan Beth Furst’s book, Electric Pink A Christmas Haibun, just released for the holiday, is a sheer delight! Furst, a prolific Virginia author and poet, has written a rhyming haibun (prose … Continue reading

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Attend This Huge Literary Festival!

Followers and Friends: I hope you are enjoying The Daily Haiku which brings you a variety of haiku and senryu voices. (Senryu is haiku written about human nature and its weaknesses, and it is often humorous.) Haiku and senryu originated … Continue reading

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Haiku and Tanka Poet Revells in The Moment

Canadian Marje A. Dyck  has been a fixture on the haiku scene for many years. In a recent interview that you will enjoy, Marje tells us about her passion for haiku and tanka, the latter, five-line lyrical poems with a … Continue reading

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Exciting Poetry Events That Shouldn’t Be Missed

1) Poetry off the Shelf: The Voice of Women in American Poetry Poetry Foundation Events http://bit.ly/1hx1Ep4 Thursday, June 19, 7 p.m. Poetry Foundation 61 West Superior Street Free Admission This edition of the Poetry Society of America’s national series, featuring … Continue reading

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Updates on Events at the Cradle of American Haiku Festival and National Meeting of the Haiku Society of America

Haikuists and Friends, Just want to bring you up to date on the Cradle of American Haiku Festival that will be combined with the National Meeting of the Haiku Society of America. They will be held Friday through Sunday, July … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the Big Haiku Festival in Wisconsin This Summer!

Haikuists Everywhere: Learn to capture your life’s moments! It’s fun! Don’t miss the National Meeting of the Haiku Society of America combined with the Cradle of American Haiku Festival, Friday through Sunday, July 25-27, in Mineral Point, WI. (At Foundry … Continue reading

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