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

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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What Can Haiku and Senryu Do for You?

One thing we all have in common, is that we feel we lack time to do everything we’d like to do. We are especially mindful of this as we get older. Before we embark on anything new, we often ask … Continue reading

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Digregorio receives Illinois Governnor’s Commendation

by Alice Andresen Charlotte Digregorio  recently received an Official Commendation from Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner for her 38 years of accomplishments as an author, speaker, university educator, writing judge, and exhibitor, advancing and promoting the literary arts for the benefit … Continue reading

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More Haiku News and More Events

Dear Readers and Followers: I recently was appointed as a Haiku Ambassador of The Haiku Foundation, and among other duties, I will be their Publicity Director. I served many years on the Board of the Haiku Society of America as … Continue reading

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Very Pleased to be Interviewed about Poetry

Today, I was interviewed for the second time on Eufemia Griffo’s beautiful blog that contains a lot of haiku, both written in English and Italian, the latter, her native language. She also runs many bi-lingual haiku of other  poets. I … Continue reading

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Enjoy Even More Haiku Events

Dear Readers and Followers: Little by little, I am filling up my schedule to include more haiku workshops, appearances, and exhibits than last reported. I have added new events for March, April, and June, and will also be judging some … Continue reading

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Digregorio Featured in Newspaper Article

Dear Readers and Followers: This article about my upcoming haiku exhibit and workshop at Northfield (IL) Public Library ran in the Winnetka Patch newspaper with the headline “Exhibit and Workshop Slated for Haiku Enthusiasts”: Charlotte Digregorio of Winnetka, author of … Continue reading

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