Creatrix #48

Creatrix is an online poetry journal run by West Australian Poets Inc. (WA Poets). Each quarter, Creatrix publishes haiku and longer poems in two separate volumes.┬áThree of my haiku, including this one, appeared in the most recent issue, Creatrix #48:   summer’s end I take another plum from the fridge   For me, this haiku… Read More Creatrix #48

Haiku Competitions in Japan

Many organisations in Japan conduct haiku competitions and, given the world-wide popularity of the genre, several competitions invite haiku written in the English language. I was fortunate to have two haiku recognised in recent Japanese contests: the Basho-an International English Haiku Competition and the Soka Matsubara International Haiku Competition. The famous Japanese haiku poet, Matsuo… Read More Haiku Competitions in Japan