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Important News: Don’t Miss Prof. David McMurray’s New Book!

David McMurray, acclaimed haiku professor and scholar in Japan, has just published a significant book in haiku studies for an international audience: “Teaching and Learning Haiku in English.” I quote McMurray from Chapter One:  I have been teaching and learning … Continue reading

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A Classic Collection of Loss and Resilience: Deflection by Roberta Beary

I have about 5,000 books in my personal library, so it’s rare for me to take the time to re-read any of them. However, I keep coming back to “Deflection” by Roberta Beary, published in 2015. Back then, my curiosity … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 6, 2019

senryu bone china things we speak of things we don’t by Harriot West  (USA), Author Shades of Absence Touchstone Distinguished Books Award, 2018

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Daily Haiku Special: June 25, 2019

Tsugigami:gathering the pieces, by haikuists/linked verse poets Valorie Broadhurst Woerdehoff and Connie R Meester, is an artful collection that is well-worth your time and attention. I don’t often review books, due to having many commitments, but some poetry collections I … Continue reading

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Haiku Exhibit Coming Soon!

If you’ve ever wanted to learn to write short, insightful poetry about the human experience, an exhibit featuring haiku and senryu may get you started. Charlotte Digregorio, the author of Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, will exhibit … 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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Haiku Poet Undertakes Interesting Project

Some months back, I received a book, “Drifting,” and a CD from Marco Fraticelli, a Canadian musician and poet whose work has appeared on The Daily Haiku. He published the book in 2013. I quote his letter below: Hi, Charlotte … Continue reading

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Inspired Writing Is in Everything

After you’ve been a writer for decades, you find that there is inspiration in practically everything. You notice everything. A friend once said to me, “Can’t you do anything without writing about it?” I guess I can’t. Everything is grist … Continue reading

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Thanks for All the Great Reviews of Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All

I’d like to thank everyone who has written nice comments to me about my book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All. And, I’d like to thank  reviewers and editors for their wonderful reviews! Whenever authors publish how-to writing … 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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