Category Archives: Haiku Society of America

Haiku and Senryu Are Ancient, but Hip!

With  about 116,000 hits and a few hundred followers, I will keep spreading the word about haiku and senryu on my blog. It’s been a year since I started The Daily Haiku, and I have featured hundreds of haiku and … Continue reading

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Attention: Haiku Contest for Students

Dear Teachers and Parents, If you have students/kids in grades 7 through 12 who like poetry, and specifically haiku, start getting them ready to enter a terrific haiku contest with a late March 2016 deadline. Co-sponsored by the Nick Virgilio … Continue reading

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Experience The Thrill of Winning Haiku, Senryu, and Related Poetry Contests

Dear Followers and Readers, Results are in for the winners of the 2015 contests sponsored by the Haiku Society of America. I will post them below, as I coordinated the contests as Second Vice President of the HSA. Before you … Continue reading

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Earning a Living at Poetry?

What a thought! Recently, two poets I know brought this up as once having been a goal for them. However, they soon found that unless one combines the writing of poetry with a full-time teaching job in English/poetry, the odds … Continue reading

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Attend These Haiku Events in Chicago and Chapel Hill, NC

Dear Friends and Followers: Those of you who are serious about learning to write haiku the right way, might want to attend workshops every once  in a while. Be aware that there is a certain style to haiku with literary … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku, Feb. 17, 2015

Dear Followers and Friends, I have begun a new project. I will be running a daily haiku from well-known haikuists. Many are members of the Haiku Society of America of which I am Second Vice President. http://www.hsa-haiku.org. Many of the … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku, Feb. 16, 2015

Dear Followers and Friends, I am starting a new project today. I will be running a daily haiku from well-known haikuists. Many are members of the Haiku Society of America of which I am Second Vice President. http://www.hsa-haiku.org. Many of … Continue reading

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