Category Archives: Teaching Haiku

The Art of Haiku & Senryu: Exhibit/Workshop

Dear Followers and Readers: There’s not much time left to see my “Art of Haiku” Exhibit at the Chicago Public Library that runs through the end of the month. But, if you live in the Chicago area, you still have … Continue reading

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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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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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Poets Need Recognition & Publicity

Out of all published writers, perhaps poets get among the least publicity. Many of the poets I’m familiar with tend to hide in the shadows. In a small way, perhaps, I like to give poets publicity through The Daily Haiku. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku, Nov. 29, 2015

first light two sandhill cranes bugle in silhouette by Mary Jo Balistreri A Hundred Gourds, 4:1, December 2014

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Daily Haiku, Nov. 27, 2015

ripples in the pond my mother’s face in mine by Johnette Downing

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Daily Haiku, Nov. 22, 2015

one broken pane remaining in the shed full moon by Wally Swist, Author The Silence Between Us: The Selected Haiku of Wally Swist

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