Ken Leibman founded South by Southeast (then a newsletter) and was perhaps the most democratic editor Frogpond has ever seen. He was also a noted poet with a strong regional bent, as evidenced in this handsome chapbook from 1990 (druidoaks).
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Haiku featured in the Book of the Week Archive are selected by Jim Kacian, following a concept first explored by Tom Clausen, and are used with permission.
winter pasture— flowers on a barren tree fly off as egretsby the time I see the warbler it’ssunflowers: one facing the other wayno breeze— the sound of caterpillars inside the tentjettrail separating morning and eveningradio’s old song— driving to the harvest moon between pumpkin fields