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Frogpond 46.2 • 2023

Museum of Haiku
Literature Award

Haiku & Senryu

Essay 1 - Quilts & Blankets

Essay 2 - Gengoro Senryu

Essay 3 - Famous Japanese Haiku Narrators

Essay 4 - First Haiku Course



Book Reviews

Haiku Society of America




Books Briefly Reviewed

Reviewed by Randy Brooks, Lisa Gerlits, Nicholas Klacsansky, Pippa Phillips, and Tom Sacramona.

<Books Briefly Reviewed>
(PDF version)


The Photograph as Haiku

The Photograph as Haiku: For students, poets, and photographers by M.H. Rubin (Lulu Publishing, Research Triangle, NC: 2023. 76 pages, 9 x 7. Paperback. ISBN: 978-1-387422-48-7. $26.98 from lulu.com and the Kindle version is available for $9.99 on amazon.com.

reviewed by Nicholas Klacsansky

<The Photograph as Haiku - review by Nicholas Klacsansky>
(complete PDF version)


Red Leaves: Selected Haiku of Peggy Lyles

Red Leaves: Selected Haiku of Peggy Lyles, Second Edition (Brooks Books, Taylorville, IL: 2023). 160 pages, 6 x 9. Clothbound. ISBN: 978-1-929820-23-8. $24 from brooksbookshaiku.com (20% discount).

reviewed by Jacob D. Salzer

<Red Leaves - review by Jacob D. Salzer>
(complete PDF version)


Coming Home in Viet Nam

Coming Home In Viet Nam by Edward Tick (Tia Chucha Press, San Fernando, CA: 2021). 188 pages, 6 x 9. Paperback. ISBN: 978-1- 882688-60-9. $19.95 from Amazon.com.

reviewed by Jacob D. Salze

<Coming Home in Viet Nam - review by Jacob D. Salzer>
(complete PDF version)


Just Enough Moon: Collected Haibun

Just Enough Moon: Collected Haibun by John Budan (Lulu Press Inc., 2023) 56 pages, 5.75 x 8.25. Four-color card covers, perfect bound. ISBN 9781365402302. Available for $10 from Lulu.com.

reviewed by Randy Brooks

<Just Enough Moon: Collected Haibun - review by Randy Brooks>
(complete PDF version)