XXI:1 February, 2006
A Journal for Linking Poets
REPORT ON NHK TANKA PROGRAM by Amelia Fielden
TO MY READERS by Aya Yuhki
HOME by James Fowler
RAINING by C W Hawes
TO SMELL THE ROSES by C W Hawes
TENDERLY by C W Hawes
IN THE WOODS by C W Hawes
MY BELOVED by C W Hawes
WILL by Ruth Holzer
NOTES FROM THE FUTURIST PROJECT by Tim Jones
MILKWEED POD by Tree Riesener
TOGETHER by Tree Riesener
RIVER WALK by Lynn Edge
THIS MORNING by
C W Hawes
RESPITE by C W Hawes
SKIING by Larry Kimmel
SPICES by Francis Masat
COOKIES by Francis Masat
BUDDY by Zane Parks
UNTITLED by an'ya
DOWN EAST by Edward Baranosky
POSTCARDS HOME by Helen Buckingham
OLD FORT by Helen Buckingham
FOR JR by Gerard J. Conforti
BIRTHDAY COMBO by Andrew Cook-Jolicoeur
JANUARY SECOND by gillena cox
UNTITLED TANKA PAIRS by Janet Lynn Davis
WAITING by C W Hawes
UMBRELLAS IN THE SNOW by Ruth Holzer
A BANNER IN THE BLUE SKY by Elizabeth Howard
HOW WILL IT BE? by Kirsty Karkow
CHRYSALIS by Giselle Maya
SPIDER by R. K. Singh
ROSE by R. K. Singh
THERMAL ENERGIES by Barbara A Taylor
SAND DREAM by Aya Yuhki
C W Hawes
James Roderick Burns
C W Hawes
John M. Bennett
MIRROR ROAD by Sheila Windsor (U.K.) & Ron Moss (Tasmania) & Hortensia Anderson (U.S.A)
WINTER TOOTHACHE by Martha Deed & Karen L. Lewis
DHATU by Martha Deed & Karen L. Lewis
TAN RENGA SERIES by C W Hawes & Kathy Earsman
ABOVE THE BULK OF CRASHING by Denis M. Garrison & Gary Blankenship
STREET FAIR by Catherine Mair & Patricia Prime
TIED TOGETHER by Jane Reichhold, Kathy Earman & Zane Parks
NO HAIKU MIND by heather madrone & hortensia anderson
HYAKIUN RENGA (v1-36)
BUZZ WORDS #3 by Francine Porad & Marlene Mountain "see-all hear-all"
BUZZ WORDS #4 by Marlene Mountain & Francine Porad "unconfirmed eyewitness"
BUZZ WORDS #5 by Francine Porad & Marlene Mountain "cool-cookie"
BUZZ WORDS #6 by Marlene Mountain & Francine Porad "the last haiku"
FLOTSAM by Patricia Prime & Catherine Mair
ISLANDS OF THE GULF by Patricia Prime & Catherine Mair
UNFINISHED PAINTING by Patricia Prime & Catherine Mair
KILLHOPE HYAKUIN RENGA by Subhadassi, Linda France, Rachel Ogden, Pam, Bill, Sarah, Joy, Janet, Peter, Alex, Ruth, Jackie, Phil, Peter, Ian, and Tasha
FULL FLOWER MOON by Karen L. Lewis & Martha Deed
YELLOW by Martha Deed & Karen L. Lewis
BLUE SMOKE by Larry Kimmel (U.S.A.) & Sheila Windsor (U.K.)
LEAVING GOLD by Virginia Woolf & Werner Reichhold
John M. Bennett & Reed Altmus
Scott Macleod & John M. Bennett
Red Rock Yellow Stone: Journeys from Yellowstone to the Painted Desert. Photographs by Edwin Firmage. Perfect bound, 14 x 11 inches, 80 full color photographs with haiku by Japanese masters and Edwin Firmage. ISBN: 0-9765693-1-0. $34.95. Contact.
The Santoka Versions by Scott Watson. Sasaki Printing and Publishing Co. Sendai, Japan: 2005. Flat-spined, 7 x 9 inches, ISBN: 4-915948-41-2, US$10.00. Contact Boygirl Press, 3-13-16 Tsurugaya-higashi, Miyagino-ku, Sendai 983-0826 Japan.
Jokerman: haibun about playing cards by Geert Verbeke. Published by Cyberwit.net, India: 2005. Perfect bound, glossy gated cover, 5 x 8 inches, 96 pages. Contact.
a river years from here by Larry Kimmel. Winfred Press, 364 Wilson Hill Road, Colrain, MA 01340 :2005. Spiral bound, 8 x 5 inches, 50 pages, ISBN:0-9743856-8-9, $7.50 postpaid (for overseas shipping, add $2).
Liminalog by Tree Riesener. The Inmates Run the Asylum Press: 2005. Saddle-stapled, 5 x 8 inches, 30 pages, full color glossy cover. Contact the author at 211 Poplar Ave., Wayne, PA 19087.
A Piece of the Moon by Marje A. Dyck. Calisto Press:2005. Saddle-stapled, 5 x 8 inches, 42 pages of haiku, tanka and haibun, Foreword by Michael McClintock, ink illustrations by the author, ISBN:0-9739249-0-x, CAN$5. US$7. Contact Calisto Press, 7 Richmond Place No., Saskatoon, SK Canada, S1K-1A6.
New England Country Farmhouse. Haiku by R.W. Watkins with an introduction by G.B. Jones. The Poetical Perspectives Series by Nocturnal Iris Publications: 2005. Saddle-stapled, 24 pages, 5 x 8 inches, ISBN: 0-9733510-0-4.
As Things Are: Tanka poetry by Kawano Yuhko. Translated by Amelia Fielden and Uzawa Kozue. Ginninderra Press: 2005. Saddle-stapled, 5.75 x 8 inches, 36 pages, US$15. includes air mail postage from Australia. Contact Amelia Fielden, 20A Elouera Ave., Buff Point NSW 2262, Australia.
Bzz & Miauw by Geert Verbeke. Perfect bound, 4 x 8.50 inches, 160 pages, black and white illustrations, ISBN: 90-77408-10-X. Contact.
Shared Writing: Renga Days by Alec Finlay. An anthology of nijuuin and hyakuin renga and renga days on the renga platform, 2002 –2004. Platform projects by Morning Star, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Baltic Center for Contemporary Art. Perfect bound, 4.75 x 7 inches, 128 pages, color photos throughout, ISBN: 0-9546831-4-5. Contact Alec Finlay.
Letters in Time: Sixty Short Poems by Michael McClintock. Hermitage West:2005. Softbound, 5.25 x 6.75, 78 pages, ISBN: 0-9770239-0-X, US$10, CAN$13. Contact.
crumb moves the ant by geri barton. Saki Press:2005. Chapbook, 5.5 x 4.25, 32 pages. A Virgil Hutton Haiku Memorial Award Chapbook Contest Winner 2004-2005. Saki Press, 1021 Gregory Street, Normal, IL 61761.
Book of Haikus by Jack Kerouac. Penguin
Haiku Flowers and Trees. Distributed by Kamogawa Shuppan, Published by Win-kamogawa, Kyoto, Japan, 2005. Reviewed by Marjorie Buettner
Fall & Winter 2005 Haiku Harvest - Journal of Haiku in English, Volume 5 Number 1, published - online & print Denis M. Garrison, Editor.
Contemporary Sijo: An Introduction to the Classic Korean Verse Form featuring Marcyn Del Clements, Rynn Jacobs & Kim Unsong. Published by Nocturnal Iris, R.W. Watkins, Editor with Bill West and Kim Unsong as Creative Consultants. Subscriptions: $12 for three issues. Box 111, Moreton's Harbour, NL Canada A0G 3H0.
In The Japan Times, Sunday, September 25, 2005, David Burleigh reviewed Harue Aoki's book A Woman's Life (previously review in Lynx).
In a letter from Yoshio Koganei, we learned that his Mother, Sumiko Koganei, author of Three Trees, had died in her sleep in the night of December 2nd, 2005.
by AB - Alice Benedict; CC - Carlos Colón; CF - Vikki Celeste Fannin; cg - Cindy Guntherman; CM - Cristian Mocanu, CSK - Carol Stroh Kemp; dht - Doris H. Thurston; DPK -Deborah P. Kolidji, DR - David Rice; DWP - Darrel W. Parry; EF - Eric Folsom; EL - Eva LaVollette, ESJ - Elizabeth St Jacques; FA - Fay Aoyagi, FP - Francine Porad; FPA - Francis (Paul) Attard; GD - Gene Doty; GM - Giselle Maya; GR - George Ralph; GV - Geert Verbeke; JAJ - Jean Jorgensen; JC - Jeanne Cassler; JMB - John M. Bennett; JR - Jane Reichhold; JS - John Sheirer; JSJ - Joyce Sandeen Johnson; KCL - Kenneth C. Leibman; LCG - Larry Gross; LE - Lesley Einer; LJ - Lael Johnson; meta - metarandom; MHH - Madeline Hoffer; ML - Minna Lerman; MM - Marianne Marks; MWM - Mary Wittry-Mason; N - Nika; NA -Nasira Alma; PC - Penny Crosby; PGC - Pamela Connor; PJS - P.J. Sharpe; PS - Pat Shelley; R - Ronan; RF - Robert Flannery; SCH - Suzette Hains, SD - Simon Doubleday; SMc - Steve McComas; TLG - Terri Lee Grell; TSP - Tyler Pruett; TV - Teresa Volz; TW - Tundra (Jim Wilson) Wind; WEG - Elliot Greig; WR - Werner Reichhold; YH - Yvonne Hardenbrook; ZP - Zane Parks.
LETTERS from: Gary Blankenship, Alex Finlay, Kirsty Karkow, Larry Kimmel, Karen L. Lewis, Angela Leuck, Ellen Olinger, Francine Porad,
AN OPEN LETTER TO: Michael McClintock by Werner Reichhold
Information on the ukiaHaiku Festival.
This issue of LYNX is dedicated to:
Marianne Sasha Bluger Neily
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Next Lynx is scheduled for June, 2006.