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call for submissions — haijinx IV:2
« on: April 07, 2011, 01:27:07 PM »
haijinx IV:2 [northern summer • june solstice • southern winter]

haijinx publishes around the solstices and equinoxes. The next issue, haijinx IV:2, will be released shortly after the solstice in June. The deadline is May 21st.


We accept original, unpublished haiku (preferably between 5 and 10 at a time), renga & renku, and haiga & sumi-e. We will also accept previously published work in these categories, but please include the publication information at the time you submit your work and do not submit work currently under consideration elsewhere. Please make sure that each submission contains a majority of unpublished work. Non-English works may be submitted with translation. We will publish them in both English and their native language. If you do not have a translation, contact us to see if we know of a translator who might work with you.

We are always looking for articles on haiku, even from authors who disagree with us. Please contact us with your article ideas beforehand.

The deadline is May 21st and submissions may be sent to our central address

submissions – at – haijinx dot org

For all of the details, please visit:


You may submit up to 2 haibun per issue directly to editor Roberta Beary. No single haibun should exceed 150 words. We do not consider any haibun that has been previously published or accepted for publication in any form. We do not consider any unpublished haibun which include  previously published haiku or haiku which have been accepted for publication.

Please submit your best work in the body of an email to

shortpoems at

with ‘haijinx haibun submission’ and your name in the subject line.

latest issue

Our most recent issue, haijinx IV:1, released in March 2011, features over 200 poems from over 50 poets.

The main section consists of 25 pages of haiku, 8 of haibun & 4 of haiga. There’s 6 pages of news, three haikai articles, four reviews & a multi-part special on NaHaiWriMo. Art from kris moon throughout. Contributors to that issue included Don Baird, Helen Buckingham, Marjorie Buettner, Ellen Compton, Cherie Hunter Day, Frank Dullaghan, Curtis Dunlap, Lorin Ford, Carolyn Hall, Michele L. Harvey, Jim Kacian, Michael Ketchek, Jacek Margolak, Michael Morell, Peter Newton, Kala Ramesh, Miriam Sagan, Shimi, Kuniharu Shimizu, Michael Dylan Welch, Billie Wilson, Robert D Wilson, & more.

deadline recap

Thanks for reading this far. As a reminder, the deadline for haijinx IV:2 is May 21st and submissions may be sent to our central address

submissions – at – haijinx dot org

For all of the details, please visit:


Mark Brooks (Shimi), creator of haijinx

haijinx IV:1 out now •

next deadline • May 21st


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