The Adelaide based Bindii Group held a kukai at their 6 August 2011 meeting and members enjoyed sharing the haiku brought in by other members.
Present: Lyn Arden, Marilyn Linn, Alex Ask, Lee Bentley, Athena Zaknic, Belinda Broughton, Ervin Janek.
Apologies: Julia Wakefield, Margaret Rawlinson, Margaret Fensom, Dawn Colsey, Maeve Archibald
General Business: Our new blog http://haiku-bindii.blogspot.com/ is already proving popular for posting work. New challenge topics were suggested and will be posted on a regular basis several times a month.
Anthology: Final date for submission extended to Tuesday 9 August. Both published and unpublished work of members of the Bindii group will be considered. Please include any details of prior publication.
3 September: Talking about Tanka will be the theme. Bring in examples to discuss of your own and also other work that you appreciate. Any questions about tanka writing or ideas about this subject can be discussed. There are various articles on the internet and magazines which may be of use. If you have anything about tanka that you can bring in, we can share and discuss that.
Work in other Japanese genre is also welcome for workshopping at the session.
Visitors to the group are welcome.
Web site: http://haiku-bindii.blogspot.com/
Minutes taken by Lyn Arden 6 August 2011