current issue: volume 53.2 Summer 2022


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Singing Waters, by Johnette Downing (Windsor, Conn.: Buddha Baby Press, 2022). 92 pages; 5.5 ×8. Glossy four-color card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-7366037-5-8. Price: $25.00 from the author at PO Box 13367, New Orleans, LA 70185 .

Walking Uneven Ground: Selected Haiku of Bill Pauly, eds. Randy and Shirley Brooks (Taylorville, Ill.: Brooks Books, 2021). 169 pages; 6.25 × 9.25. Glossy four-color hardcover. ISBN 978-1-929820-22-4. Price: $30.00 from

Lips Licked Clean: Selected Haiku of Sugita Hisajo, trans. Alice Wanderer (Winchester, Va.: Red Moon Press, 2021). 152 pages; 4.25 ×6.5. Glossy four-color card covers; perfectbound. ISBN 978-1-947271-85-2. Price: $20.00 from

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"A Short Biography of Hino Sojo with Selected Haiku"
Masaya Saito

"Haiku: Who's Counting"
David Burleigh

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