current issue: volume 50.2 Summer 2019


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Books Reviews in this Issue:

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emoji moon, by John Stevenson (Winchester, Va.: Red Moon Press, 2018). 72 pages; 5.25 × 7.5. Glossy four-color card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-947271-31-9. Price $15.00 from www.

The Silence Within, by Juanito L. Escareal (East Bay, Calif.: Haikukuru Publishing, 2018). 120 pages: 5.5 × 9. Glossy four-color card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-7202-7456-8. Price: $16.00 from www.

Poetry as Consciousness: Haiku Forests, Space of Mind, and an Ethics of Freedom, by Richard Gilbert, illustrated by Sabine Miller (Japan: Keibunsha, 2018). 294 pages; 6 × 8.5. Cloth cover hardback; sewn spine. IBN 978-4-86330-189-4. Price: $38.00 USD; contact poetry.

Tsugigami Gathering the Pieces, by Valorie Broadhurst Woerdehoff and Connie R. Meester (Winchester, Va.: Red Moon Press, 2018). 80 pages; 5.25 ×7.75 . Glossy four-color-card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-947271-30-2. Price $25.00 from

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"The Haiku of Julien Vocance"
(Part II)
Paul Miller
with haiku translated
by David Burleigh

"Gendai Haiku: A Short History
of the Modern Haiku
Clayton Beach

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