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    big data, The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2014, edited by Jim Kacian and the Red Moon Editorial Staff

    big data is the nineteenth volume in this most awarded series in the history of English-language haiku. It collects the best haiku and related writings from around the world in the calendar year 2014 . . . Continue Reading

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    A New Resonance 9, Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku

    New Resonance poets now number more than 150. They have won scads of contests, their subsequent books have been accorded the honor of serious and adulatory review and critique, and many are recognized amongst the leaders of literary haiku in their countries . . . Continue Reading

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    The Disjunctive Dragonfly, A New Approach to English-Language Haiku, by Richard Gilbert

    “You might call this book Twenty-four Ways of Looking at a Haiku in the 21st Century . . .  Continue Reading

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    Ors, haiku by Dan Schwerin

    The title of Dan Schwerin’s first full-length book of haiku, Ors, raises many questions. The poems supply only some of the answers, because the poet doesn’t claim to have them all. These poems chronicle his search . . . Continue Reading

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    between waves, haiku by Alexis Rotella

    Alexis Rotella is widely regarded as one of the most influential haiku poets ever to have written in English. She invented the “psychological haiku” in this language, and has been identified with senryu for decades. . . .” Continue Reading

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    half way through, haiku by Jörgen Johansson

    half way through, Johansson’s second full-length collection with Red Moon Press, features haiku, senryu and tanka, and includes poems written in Swedish (with English translation) as well as English. He is perhaps best known for his humor . . .” Continue Reading

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    invisible tracks, haiku and quanta poems by Dietmar Tauchner

    Dietmar Tauchner continues his exploration of the relationship between words and time in invisible tracks, his third full-length collection from Red Moon Press. As Lorin Ford notes, “Invisible Tracks: Haiku & quanta poems engages us with a many-layered world . . .” Continue Reading

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    young osprey, haiku by Bill Cooper

    Bill Cooper’s second full-length collection with RMP, young osprey, shows his remarkable growth and maturity within the genre in a very short time. It is filled with sharp observation coupled with exact language, as befits a writer with a science background and a poetic sensibility. . . . Continue Reading

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    Our Lady of Cythera, a Steven Carter Miscellany

    Steven Carter’s varied and idiosyncratic poems—from haiku to dithyramb to elegy to fantasy dialogue—are seductive and off-putting, smooth and spiky, erudite and plain as porridge. His latest volume includes short plays, imaginary conversations, eclectic haibun and much more . . . Continue Reading

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    Postscript Series, from Red Moon Press

    Red Moon Press continues to add to its Postscript Series, a series of chapbooks designed to honor recently deceased haiku poets. Each chapbook is culled from the entire oeuvre of the poet's lifetime, with an eye to what made these poets both distinctive and ahead of their time. Each book is handmade in limited quantities. At present there are twenty-one titles available . . .  Postscript Series