White Pebbles Haiku Group Autumn Meeting Report

March 11th 2023

As soon as we met up for this meeting we knew it was going to be a very special one indeed. The sun was gently shining and all the diverse shades of green in the garden were sparkling. Soon we were off for our ginko and silent jotting.  Smiles across the ponds and along the pathways.

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Haiku @ The Oaks, Canberra

Thursday 9 March 2023

A beautiful day with a slight hint of autumn in the air. Just the day to greet poet friends for another gathering @ The Oaks. A chorus of currawongs was hailing our arrival—though perhaps with other things than poetry in mind! Five of us settled down to lunch beneath the trees—Kathy Kituai, Hazel Hall, Gregory Piko, Marietta McGregor and Jan Dobb. We missed Glenys Ferguson this time.

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Croatian Haiku Contest Call

10th International Haiku/Senryu Contest on the Theme of Gourds, 2023

Organized by the Haiku Association “Three Rivers”, the Pumpkin Festival and the Tourist Board of the town of Ivanić-Grad, Croatia

Open to all poets worldwide, all ages and nationalities.

Deadline: May 31, 2023.

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Call for Tanka Submissions

Eucalypt: a tanka journal is open for submissions for issue 34.
Closing date: 31 March 2023.

Please submit up to six original, unpublished tanka in the body of your email to editor.eucalypt@gmail.com

Paste your tanka into the body of the email, together with your full name and address, and a statement that they are original, unpublished poems, not under consideration elsewhere.

For subscription information: https://juliethorndyke.com/eucalypt-a-tanka-journal/
For information about the tanka form please refer to: http://www.eucalypt.info/