This week, New to Haiku is pleased to interview John Stevenson, longtime managing editor of The Heron's Nest and host of The Renku Sessions here at The Haiku Foundation. Thanks for sharing your haiku journey with us, John. In Advice…
Wrapping up another session.
The final verse - called the ageku - this week!
The penultimate verse!
Looking for the right tone in this final section of four verses.
We open the final section of our renku (the kyu).
For Shalini Pattabiraman, it's about communication.
This week we conclude the middle section of our renku.
Lakshmi Iyer considers the imbalance.
The autumn moon makes its appearance.
Our final words on love in this renku.
In love, again!
V VII V — John Stevenson
One more winter verse, on the way to love.
The first of our winter verses.
Quiet Enough won First Prize in the Haiku Society of America Merit Book Awards for 2005.
three times I've said "your husband..." now we can just talk — John Stevenson
Adding the broader strokes to our canvas!