Warm the Winter Landscape with Your Words.Now through February 5, you are invited to submit a spring-themed haiku that will be judged by an expert panel, including:
- Roberta Beary, haibun editor, Modern Haiku; author of The Unworn Necklace (Snapshot Press, 2007, reprinted 2015) a haiku collection and Deflection (Accents Publishing, 2015) a haibun collection.
- Abigail Friedman, Founder and CEO of The Wisteria Group; author of The Haiku Apprentice: Memoirs of Writing Poetry in Japan (Stone Bridge Press, 2006); I Wait for the Moon: 100 Haiku of Momoko Kuroda (Stone Bridge Press, 2014); and Street Chatter Fading (Larkspur Press, 2015).
- David McAleavey, professor of literature and creative writing at George Washington University; author of Huge Haiku (Chax Press, 2005, 315 pp.), the forthcoming Rock Taught (Broadkill River Press), and four other books of poetry.
- First Place: $500 gift card to Tiny Jewel Box
- Second Place: $200 gift card to Grooming Lounge
- Third Place: $100 gift card to Chocolate Chocolate