Category Archives: Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All

Being an Author Means Doing Publicity & Events

If anyone out there thinks that an author’s job is done once the book has been published, you are mistaken. In fact, once the book is published, your work has really just begun! You must then put on your “Publicity … Continue reading

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Improve Your Haiku This New Year!

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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Don’t Bother With Resolutions–Set Goals

In many people’s minds, there may not be much of a difference between setting resolutions  and setting goals, but I think there is. Resolutions sound more like a do or die thing to me. Whereas, goals are something that we … 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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Educate Yourselves About Haiku

Dear Readers and Followers, I am heartened each day to see how many of you are following my blog and even commenting. For those of you who are new to haiku, I realize that although haiku may look like a … Continue reading

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Haiku Bridges Borders

My attention span has always been fairly short. Unless I’m really involved in a project, my mind usually wanders after an hour of working at my desk. Then, I need to take a break for at least five minutes– rub … Continue reading

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Haiku Exhibit Coming Soon!

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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