current issue: volume 45.3 Autumn 2014


front cover


featured essay (pdf file):

"Hoaxes in Haiku"
Charles Trumbull



cover art


haiku & senryu

sample haibun

sample haiga

book reviews

books briefly noted

2015 Spiess Haiku Awards
(pdf file)

books reviews:
(each one a PDF file)

Moon Woke Me Up Nine Times: Selected Haiku of Basho, David Young, trans. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013). 106 pages; 20 cm; 5.25 x8. Semigloss black card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-0-307962-00-3. Price: $17.00 from booksellers.

Favor of Crows: New and Collected Haiku, by Gerald Vizenor (Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 2014). 127 pages; 5.25 x 8.25. Hardbound: matte tan paper-covered boards quarterbound in buckram; semigloss four-color covers; black section dividers. ISBN 978-0-819574-32-9 hardcover; 978-0-819574-33-6 e-book. Price: $24.95 hardcover; $19.99 e-book, from booksellers.

Drifting, by Marco Fraticelli. (Canada: Catkin Press, 2013). 88 pages; 5 x7. Glossy four-color card covers; perfectbound, ISBN 978-0- 9880784-4-4, Price: US$10.00 plus postage. Inquire of the publisher at <> or the author at <>.

(d)ark, by John Stevenson (Winchester, Va.: Red Moon Press, 2014). 74 pages; 5.25 x7.75. Glossy color card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-936848-27-0. Price: $12.00 from from <>.


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