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

Seats Going Fast for Free Poetry Workshop!

  Ninety-nine seats are going  fast! You can register now!     Charlotte Digregorio will give a free ZOOM poetry workshop, (open to all from everywhere), sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library. “Write & Publish Great Poetry” is slated for … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Sixth Anniversary of The Daily Haiku

Dear Readers and Followers, Although this general writers’ blog has been running for 12 years, The Daily Haiku has been in existence for six years this month. We have followers from 60 countries, and it’s great to hear various voices … Continue reading

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Important Announcement! Free ZOOM Workshop for All!

Charlotte Digregorio will give a ZOOM poetry workshop, (free and open to all from everywhere), sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library. “Write & Publish Great Poetry” is slated for Sunday, April 18, 2 to 3:30 p.m. ( USA–Chicago Time). … Continue reading

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Thank You! Special Offer Extended

Thank you to all of you who ordered Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All and Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing, taking advantage of my special holiday offer. One follower emailed me yesterday because he missed the Dec. … Continue reading

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A Lifeline: Reading and Writing

Whether we are religious or not, our spirituality is often rooted in the writing we do. We observe things around us and in nature, and we write about them. We write from the heart, and in doing so, we enter … Continue reading

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Improve Your Writing & Get More Published!

   Below are reviews of Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All. Just in time for the holidays, I’m making a special offer to my readers and followers living in the U.S. If you buy one copy of this … Continue reading

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Plan and Set Goals as a Writer

This pandemic has lasted longer than what we initially thought it would. Though solitude often goes hand-in-hand with being a writer, sometimes too much solitude makes us less effective as writers. Now, more than ever, I find it necessary to … Continue reading

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Honored to Speak at the Haiku Society of America National Summer Meeting

Attn: For Haiku Society of America members only: HSA National Summer Meeting. 11 a.m–7 p.m., (Eastern Time through Zoom), Saturday, July 11. (Watch for email notices from the HSA) Charlotte Digregorio’s Topic: Build Your Haiku Network through The Art of … Continue reading

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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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