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    galaxy of dust, The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2015, edited by Jim Kacian and the Red Moon Editorial Staff

    Red Moon Press celebrates twenty years of the Red Moon Anthology in releasing galaxy of dust. RMA is the most awarded series in the history of English-language haiku. It collects the best haiku and related writings from around the world in each calendar year . . . 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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    Lit from Within, Selected Haiku by Ruth Yarrow

    Ruth Yarrow is one of the most accomplished haiku poets writing in English. Lit from Within is her long-awaited personal selection from nearly 5 decades of highly-acclaimed work, and her first volume with Red Moon Press. . . . Continue Reading

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    murmuration, haiku by Michelle Tennison

    Murmuration is Michelle Tennison’s first full-length collection of haiku, but you would never know it. Her writing is assured, challenging, trusting, and ranges . . . Continue Reading

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    Horizon, haiku by Anatoly Kudryavitsky

    Anatoly Kudryavitsky is a poet, translator and anthologist, and his work has made great contributions to the world of poetry, especially in Ireland, but he has not been as much in evidence on our side of the pond. . . . Continue Reading

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    What Light There Is, haiku, senryu and tanka of Sylvia Forges-Ryan, with haiku by Ion Codrescu

    Sylvia Forges-Ryan, former editor of Frogpond, has not published a volume since her award-winning Take a Deep Breath a decade ago. Continue Reading

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    helices, haiku of George Swede

    George Swede is one of the most prolific and beloved poets working in haiku today. helices is his 39th volume of poems . . . Continue Reading

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    a drop of pond, haiku by Brad Bennett

    Brad Bennett’s first full-length collection of English-language haiku focuses on the natural phenomena to be found in his geographical vicinity, and the relationships to be noted therein. . . . Continue Reading

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    Invisible Tea, haiku by Kyle D. Craig

    Kyle D. Craig's first full-length volume of haiku is an extended meditation on the self's place in the natural order of things, etched in sharp detail and poignant moments. . . . Continue Reading

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    elemental, haiku by Jay Friedenberg

    Jay Friedenberg’s first full-length collection of English-language haiku seeks to reconstitute the universe out of its original elements, and to explore the resulting relationships that rise . . . Continue Reading

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    lifedeathetc / livdödetc, haiku by Anna Maris

    Anna Maris, widely published in her native Sweden, offers a full-length collection of English-language haiku (paired with Swedish versions) in her first book with Red Moon Press. . . . Continue Reading

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    discovering fire, essays on haiku by David Grayson

    David Grayson’s piquant essays on a variety of topics haiku have graced the pages of the leading journals and blogs for a decade, and never fail to inform, entertain, and connect . . . Continue Reading

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    bug-eyed and bird-brained, haiku of Rick Clark

    Rick Clark has a passion and a compassion for the small creatures of the world. These inclinations are on full display here, as are his feeling for the traditional tropes of haiku, and a predilection for a Zen orientation. . . . Continue Reading

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    the earth pushes back, haiku by Bill Kenney

    Bill Kenney waited more than a decade before feeling the time was right for his first collection of haiku, and it was worth the wait. Continue Reading

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    White Thoughts, Meditationa by Steven Carter

    Steven Carter continues his white-hot pace of producing some of the richest and heartfelt prose to be found anywhere. His latest RMP offering is a series of meditations, invoking the shade of Ambrose Bierce . . . 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