Category Archives: Poetry Workshops

Haiku News for All, Including Teachers

As haikuists, we should live in the moment. We capture the moment in our haiku. Memory also plays a role in haiku, as we live in the present, but at the same time, we are reminded of past moments that … Continue reading

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See My Poetry Exhibit & Attend My Presentation

Friends and Followers: If you live in the Chicago area, you can see an exhibit of my poetry at the Chicago Public Library, (downtown main library) throughout April, as part of the National Poetry Month celebration. I am honored to … Continue reading

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Poets: Outreach Is Important

If we want poetry to be recognized as a valuable art, we need to be more active in sharing our creativity with others. National Poetry Month, April, is always an especially productive month for me inĀ  getting the word out … Continue reading

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Haiku Is Healing

Every week, I give a haiku workshop somewhere, mainly at libraries, bookstores, and through writer’s organizations. I’m celebrating my new book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All. I guess you could say I live and breathe haiku. Two … Continue reading

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Capture Your Life’s Moments through Haiku and Senryu

If you’ve been following my posts, I was busy June, July, and August doing many haiku and senryu presentations. (Senryu has the same style as haiku, but it is written about human nature, rather than about nature and the seasons, … Continue reading

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Schedule Released for The Cradle of American Haiku Festival

Here it is! The schedule/description of events for The Cradle of American Haiku Festival to be held Friday through Sunday, July 25-27 at The Foundry Books, 105 Commerce St., Mineral Point, WI. It is being combined with the National Meeting … Continue reading

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Come to These Upcoming Haiku Events to Celebrate My New Book!

One of the good things about publishing a book is that you get invited to speak at many events, and that you meet a lot of other writers, too. Last weekend, I gave a haiku presentation at The Buddhist Temple … Continue reading

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