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Featured bibliography

Haiku Books by Editors of Frogpond

by Randy Brooks
September 24, 2021

This HSA bibliography features haiku-related books by the editors of Frogpond journal. From its inception in 1978 to the present, 15 haiku writers have served as the editor for this journal published by the Haiku Society of America. Here is the complete record of their edited issues.

Frogpond. Haiku Society of America Editors

Lilli Tanzer, Editor. Hopewell Junction, NY: issues 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3-4, 3.1, 3.2; 1978-1980.

Geoffrey O'Brien, Editor. New York, NY: issues 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4; 1981.

Bruce Kennedy, Editor. Brooklyn, NY: issues 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 6.1, 6.2; 1982-1983.

Alexis Rotella, Editor. Mountain Lakes, NJ: issues 6.3, 6.4, 7.1; 1983-1984.

Elizabeth Searle Lamb, Editor. Santa Fe, NM: issues 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4, 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4, 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 12.4, 13.1, 13.2, 13.3, 13.4; 1984-1990.

Sylvia Forges-Ryan, Editor. North Haven, CT: issues 14.1, 14.2, 14.3, 14.4, 15.1, 15.2, 16.1, 16.2; 1991-1993.

Elizabeth Searle Lamb, Editor. Santa Fe, NM: issues 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 17.4; 1994.

Kenneth C. Leibman, Editor. Archer, FL: issues 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 18.4, 19.1, 19.2, 19.3, 20.1, 20.2, 20.3, 20 Supplement; 1995-1997.

Jim Kacian, Editor. Winchester, VA: issues 21.1, 21.2, 21.3, 22.1, 22.2, 22.3, 22 Supplement, 23.1, 23.2, 23.3, 24.1, 24.2, 24.3, 25.1, 25.2, 25.3, 26.1, 26.2, 26.3, 27.1, 27.2, 27.3; 1998-2004.

John Stevenson, Editor. Nassau, NY: issues 28.1, 28.2, 28.3, 29.1, 29.2, 29.3, 30.1, 30.2, 30.3; 2005-2007.

George Swede, Editor. Toronto, Canada: issues 31.1, 31.2, 31.3, 32.2, 33.2, 33.3, 34.1, 34.2, 34.3, 35.1; 2008-2012.

Francine Banwarth, Editor. Dubuque, IA: issues 35.2, 35.3, 36.1, 36.2, 36.3, 37.1, 37.2, 37.3, 38.1, 38.2, 38.3; 2012-2015.

Aubrie Cox, Editor. Knoxville, TN: issues 39.1, 39.2; 2016.

Christopher Patchel, Editor. Libertyville, IL: issues 39.3, 40.1, 40.2, 40.3, 41.1; 2016-2018.

Michael Ketchek, Editor. Rochester, NY: issues 41.2, 41.3, 42.1, 42.2, 42.3, 43.1, 43.2, 43.3, 44.1; 2018-2021.

Tom Sacramona, Editor. Watertown, MA: issues 44.2; 2021-present.

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1978 – 1980      Lilli Tanzer, Editor

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1981     Geoffrey O'Brien, Editor

O’Brien, Geoffrey. Floating City: Selected Poems, 1978-1995. Jersey City, NJ: Talisman House, 1996.

O’Brien, Geoffrey. Bardic Deadlines: Reviewing Poetry, 1984-1995. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1998.

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1982 – 1983      Bruce Kennedy, Editor

Kennedy, Bruce (and others). A Gust from the Alley. New York, NY: Spring Street Haiku, 2017.

Kennedy, Bruce and Lou Harrison. Ok Haiku. Manuscript in Esperanto, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1959.

Kennedy, Bruce. An Upside Down Buckett. Brooklyn, NY: Hermit’s Eye Press, 2000.

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1983 – 1984      Alexis Rotella, Editor

Rotella, Alexis. After an Affair. Westfield, NJ: Merging Media, 1984.

Rotella, Alexis. Antiphony of Bells: A Haiku Journey Through Italy in Simultaneous English and Italian. Jade Mountain Press, 1989.

Rotella, Alexis. An Unknown Weed. King’s Road Press, 1991.

Rotella, Alexis & Denis M. Garrison, Editors. Ash Moon Anthology: Poems on Aging in Modern English Tanka. Modern English Tanka Press, (Baltimore, MD), 2008.

Rotella, Alexis. ASK! Muse Pie Press, 1984.

Rotella, Alexis. Ask! Again: Rotellagrams. Rosenberry Books, 2008.

Rotella, Alexis. Beards and Wings. White Peony Press, 1985.

Rotella, Alexis. Between Waves. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2015.

Rotella, Alexis. Black Jack Judy and the Crisco Kids. Modern English Tanka Press, 2010.

Rotella, Alexis, Editor. Butterfly Breezes. Mountain Lakes, NJ: 1981.

Rotella, Alexis. Camembert Comes from the Sea. White Peony Press, 1984.

Rotella, Alexis. Carousel: 30 Senryu. Juniper Press, 1991.

Rotella, Alexis. Closing the Circle. Muse Pie Press, 1985.

Rotella, Alexis. Clouds in my Teacup. Wind Chimes, Glen Burnie, MD: 1982.

Rotella, Alexis. The Color Blue. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2017.

Rotella, Alexis. Dancing the Tarantella: Short Poems. Jade Mountain Press, 2019.

Rotella, Alexis. Different Conversations: Short Poems and Literary Fragments. Kindle, 2018.

Rotella, Alexis, Scott Montgomery, & Bob Boldman. Drizzle of Stars: A Linked Poem. Mountain Lakes, NJ: Jade Mountain Press, 1988.

Rotella, Alexis. Eavesdropping: Seasonal Haiku. Modern English Tanka Press, Baltimore, MD: 2007.

Rotella, Alexis. Eleven Renga. (with Florence Miller) Jade Mountain Press, 1993.

Rotella, Alexis. Elvis in Black Leather. Modern English Tanka Press, 2009.

Rotella, Alexis. The Essence of Flowers. (nonfiction) Jade Mountain Press, 1991.

Rotella, Alexis. Harvesting Stars: Sequences on Li Po and Ch’in Kuan. Mountain Lakes, NJ: Jade Mountain Press, 1983.

Rotella, Alexis. The Lace Curtain, Jade Mountain Press, 1988.

Rotella, Alexis. Lip Prints: Tanka and Other Short Poems 1979-2007. Modern English Tanka Press, Baltimore, MD: 2007.

Rotella, Alexis. Looking for a Prince: A Collection of Senryu. White Peony Press, Cairnbrook, PA: 1991.

Rotella, Alexis. Middle City, Muse Pie Press, 1986.

Rotella, Alexis. Moonflowers. Jade Mountain Press, 1987.

Rotella, Alexis. Musical Chairs: A Haiku Journey Through Childhood. Jade Mountain Press, 1994.

Rotella, Alexis. No One Inside. (linked poem with Carlos Colón) Proof Press, 1996.

Rotella, Alexis. Old Diaries: Short Poems and Literary Fragments. Kindle, 2018.

Rotella, Alexis. On a White Bud. Merging Media, 1984.

Rotella, Alexis. Ouch Senryu That Bite: A Collection of Senryu 1979-2007. Modern English Tanka Press, Baltimore, MD: 2007.

Rotella, Alexis. Polishing a Ladybug. Swamp Press, 1985.

Rotella, Alexis. Rearranging Light. Passaic, NJ: Muse Pie Press, 1985.

Rotella, Alexis, Editor. The Rise and Fall of Sparrows: A Collection of North American Haiku. San Diego, CA: Los Hombres Press, 1990.

Rotella, Alexis. Sassy. (with Carlos Colón) Tragg Publishing, 1998.

Rotella, Alexis. Scratches on the Moon: A Haibun Collection. Arnold, MD: Jade Mountain Press, 2019.

Rotella, Alexis. A Sprinkle of Glitter. (a solo illustrated renga) Rosenberry Books, 2008.

Rotella, Alexis. A String of Monarchs: Thirteen Linked Poems. (with Florence Miller) Jade Mountain Press, 1995.

Rotella, Alexis, Editor. Tanka 2020: Poems from Today’s World. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2020.

Rotella, Alexis, Editor. A Thousand Voices: Tanka Society of America Members’ Anthology 2019. Tanka Society of America, 2019.

Rotella, Alexis. Tuning the Lily. Battle Ground, IN: High/Coo Press, 1983.

Rotella, Alexis. An Unknown Weed. Pointe Claire, Quebec: King’s Road Press, 1991.

Rotella, Alexis, Editor. Unsealing Our Secrets: A Short Poem Anthology About Sexual Abuse. Arnold, MD: Jade Mountain Press, 2018.

Rotella, Alexis. Voice of the Mourning Dove: An Anthology of Haiku. White Peony Press, 1991.

Rotella, Alexis. Yes: A Dozen Linked Poems. (with Florence Miller) Jade Mountain Press, 1994.

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1984 – 1990 and 1994   Elizabeth Searle Lamb, Editor

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. Across the Windharp: Collected and New Haiku. Albuquerque, NM: La Alameda Press, 1999.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. Casting into a Cloud. Fanwood, NJ: From Here Press, 1985.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle and Miriam Sagan. Dream That Is Not a Dream: A Conversation in Haiku. New Mexico: Miriam’s Well, 2014.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. In This Blaze of Sun. Paterson, NJ: From Here Press, 1975.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. Lines for My Mother, Dying. Glen Burnie, MD: Wind Chimes Press, 1988.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle and L. A. Davidson. A Rhythm All Its Own. Berryville, VA: Red Moon Press, 1997.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. Ripples Spreading Out: Poems for Bruce and Others. Enfield, CT: Tiny Poems Press, 1997.

Lamb, Elizabeth & Bruce Lamb. Picasso’s “Bust of Sylvette”. Topeka, KS: Garlinghouse Printers, 1977.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. Ripples Spreading Out: Poems for Bruce and Others. Enfield, CT: Tiny Poems Press, 1997.

Lamb, Elizabeth Searle. 39 Blossoms. Battle Ground, IN: High/Coo Press, 1982.

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1991 – 1993      Sylvia Forges-Ryan, Editor

Forges-Ryan, Sylvia. Side by Side Poems Prints. Allahabad, India: Cyberwit.net, 2019. Prints by Sandra Olenik.

Forges-Ryan, Sylvia & Edward Ryan. Take a Deep Breath: The Haiku Way to Inner Peace. New York, NY: Kodansha International, 2002.

Forges-Ryan, Sylvia. What Light There Is: Haiku, Senryu, and Tanka. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2016. Haiga illustrations by Ion Codrescu.

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1995 – 1997      Kenneth C. Leibman, Editor

Leibman, Kenneth C. Alachua: North Florida Haiku. Archer, FL: Druidoaks, 1990.

Leibman, Kenneth C, Peggy Willis Lyles, Nina A. Wicker, Editors. Dreams Wander: Haiku Society of America 1994 Members Anthology. New York, NY: Haiku Society of America, 1994.

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1998 – 2004      Jim Kacian, Editor

Kacian, Jim, Ken Jones and Bruce Ross, Editors. American Haibun & Haiga which became Contemporary Haibun. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 1998-2021. 16 collections.

Kacian, Jim. Around the World as Briefly as Possible. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press. Audio CD recording first published in Connecticut Review 27 & reprinted in Inside the Mirror: The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2005. Broadcast on Writers in the Attic, WECS, Danbury, CT, 90.1 FM.

Kacian, Jim. Border Lands. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2006.

Kacian, Jim. Dead Reckoning. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2005.

Kacian, Jim, Editor. Frogpond XX Supplement 1997: The Second Haiku International Association—Haiku Society of America Joint Haiku Conference, April 19-20, 1997 in Tokyo. New York: Haiku Society of America, 1997.

Kacian, Jim, Editor with Philip Rowland and Allan Burns. Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2013.

Kacian, Jim. Haiku: lz Kamna. [Croatian edition.] 2000.

Kacian, Jim. In Concert. Normal, IL: Saki Press, 1999.

Kacian, Jim. Long After: Haiku Collection / Raccolta di haiku. Rosignano Marittimo, Italy: Albalibri Editore, 2008. Trilingual edition in Italian, German and English.

Kacian, Jim and Dee Evetts, Editors. A New Resonance: Emerging Voices in English Language Haiku. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 1999-2021. 12 collections.

Kacian, Jim. Orbis Tertius. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2007.

Kacian, Jim. Presents of Mind. Lake Oswego, OR: Katsura Press, 1996.

Kacian, Jim. Presents of Mind. Recorded in Kumamoto, Japan, 2006. Audio CD recording with shakuhachi accompaniment by Jeff Cairns and Japanese by Takkr Kanemitsu. Mix & master by Richard Gilbert.

Kacian, Jim, Editor and editorial team. The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku. Red Moon Press, 1996-2020. 25 annual collections.

Kacian, Jim. Six Directions: Haiku & Field Notes. Albuquerque, NM: La Alameda Press, 1997.

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2005 – 2007      John Stevenson, Editor

Stevenson, John. D(ark). Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2014.

Stevenson, John. Emoji Moon. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2018.

Stevenson, John. Live Again. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2009.

Stevenson, John. My Red: The Selected Haiku of John Stevenson. Edited by Randy & Shirley Brooks. Taylorville, IL: Brooks Books, 2021.

Stevenson, John, Editor. Ferris Gilli, Paul MacNeil, Fay Aoyagi, Billie Wilson, and Scott Mason, Associate Editors. Nest Feathers: Selected Haiku from the First 15 Years of the Heron’s Nest. Heron’s Nest, 2015.

Stevenson, John. Quiet Enough: Haiku by John Stevenson. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2004.

Stevenson, John. Quiet Enough: Haiku by John Stevenson. Second printing. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2008.

Stevenson, John. Some of the Silence. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 1999.

Stevenson, John. Some of the Silence. Second printing with a new introduction by Michael McClintock. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2008.

Stevenson, John. Something Unerasable. New York, 1996.

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2008 – 2012      George Swede, Editor

Swede, George. All of Her Shadows. Battle Ground, IN: High/Coo Press, 1982.

Swede, George. Randy Brooks, Editor. Almost Unseen: Selected Haiku of George Swede. Decatur, IL: Brooks Books, 2000.

Swede, George, Editor. Canadian Haiku Anthology. Toronto, Ontario: Three Trees Press, 1979.

Swede, George. Embry: Eye Poems by George Swede. Toronto, Ontario: Inspress, 2013.

Swede, George. Endless Jigsaw. Toronto, Ontario: Three Trees Press, 1978.

Swede, George and Terry Ann Carter, Editors. Erotic Haiku of Skin on Skin. Windsor, Ontario: Black Moss Press, 2017.

Swede, George. Eye to Eye with a Frog. La Crosse, WI: Juniper Press, 1981.

Swede, George. First Light, First Shadows. Liverpool, UK: Snapshot Press, 2006.

Swede, George. Flaking Paint. Toronto, Ontario: Underwhich Editions, 1983.

Swede, George. Frozen Breaths. Glen Burnie, MD: Wind Chimes, 1983. Signed.

Swede, George and Randy Brooks, Editors. Global Haiku: Twenty-Five Poets Worldwide. Oakville, Ontario: Mosaic Press, 2000. [Iron Press edition in UK.]

Swede, George. Helices. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2016.

Swede, George. High Wire Spider: Poems for Children. Toronto, Ontario: Three Trees Press, 1986. Signed.

Swede, George. I Eat a Rose Petal. Haiku Canada Sheet, 1987. Broadside.

Swede, George. Leaving My Loneliness. Claire Pointe, Quebec: King’s Road Press, 1992.

Swede, George. Micro Haiku: Three to Nine Syllables. Toronto, Ontario: Inspress, 2014.

Swede, George. The Modern English Haiku. Toronto, Ontario: Columbine Editions, 1981.

Swede, George. My Shadow Doing Something. Enfield, CT: Tiny Poems Press, 1997.

Swede, George. “The North American Haiku: Empirical Studies to Establish Defining Criteria and Future Trends.” Greenwich University, 1995. Dissertation.

Swede, George. A Snowman, Headless. Fredericton, N.B.: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1979.

Swede, George. This Morning’s Mockingbird. Battle Ground, IN: High/Coo Press, 1980. Mini-chapbook 10.

Swede, George. Tick Bird: Poems for Children. Toronto, Ontario: Three Trees Press, 1983.

Swede, George. Time is Flies: Poems for Children. Toronto, Ontario: Three Trees Press, 1984.

Swede, George. Wingbeats. La Crosse, WI: Juniper Press, 1979.

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2012 – 2015      Francine Banwarth, Editor

Rozmus, Lidia and Francine Banwarth, Editors. Climbing Mole Hill: An Anthology of Haiku and Haiga for the Republic of Mole Hill. Santa Fe, NM: Deep North Press, 2015.

Root-Bernstein, Michele and Francine Banwarth, Editors. The Haiku Life: What We Learned as Editors of Frogpond. Lincoln, IL: Modern Haiku Press, 2017.

Banwarth, Francine, Editor. Plugging in the Moon. Presentation gift collection of award-winning haiku from Dubuque haiku writers compiled by Francine Banwarth for the Cradle of American Haiku Festival, Mineral Point, WI, August 22-24, 2008.

Gayle Bull and Francine Banwarth, Editors. Tommy Knockers: Mineral Point Retreat Anthology 2011. Ottawa: Mike Montreuil, 2011.

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2016     Aubrie Cox, Editor

Cox, Aubrie and Mike Montreuil, Editors. Brambles: Cradle of American Haiku 3. Ottawa, Canada: Editions Des Petits Nuages, 2013.

Cox, Aubrie. Crumpled Blossoms. Blue Mound, IL: 2008.

Cox, Aubrie and Jim Warner. 05.27.17. Philadelphia, PA, 2017. [Wedding day poetry pamphlet.]

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Fool’s Paradise: Found Poems. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Fox Dreams. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie, Blog Host. “He Doodles, You ‘Ku.” Yay Words! (2013). Web. 19 April 2016.

Cox, Aubrie, Blog Host. “I Doodle, You ‘Ku 2012.” Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016.

Cox, Aubrie, Blog Host. “I Doodle, You ‘Ku 2013.” Yay Words! (2013). Web. 19 April 2016.

Cox, Aubrie, Blog Host. “I Doodle, You ‘Ku 2014.” Yay Words! (2014). Web. 19 April 2016.

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. The Language of Dragons. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie, Melissa Allen, and Lucas Stensland. Open Email. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie. Out of My Dreaming Heart: A Collection of Tanka. Muncie, IN: Ball State University, 2013. Thesis/dissertation.

Cox, Aubrie. Out of Translation. Somerville, VA: Kattywompus Press, 2015

Cox, Aubrie. Rainy Monday. Decatur, IL: 2011.

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Sea Bandits. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Tea with Trolls. Yay Words! (2011). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie. Tea’s Aftertaste. Decatur, IL: Bronze Man Books, 2011. Illustrated by Katie Baird.

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Things with Wings and Other Poems. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

Cox, Aubrie, Editor. Winged Moon. Yay Words! (2012). Web. 19 April 2016. [PDF file.]

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2016 – 2018      Christopher Patchel, Editor

Patchel, Christopher. Turn Turn. Winchester, VA: Red Moon Press, 2013.

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2018 – 2021      Michael Ketchek, Editor

Ketchek, Michael. Basho’s Cocaine. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2020.

Ketchek, Michael. Foot-In-Shoe. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2014.

Ketchek, Michael. Haiku Detective. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2017.

Ketchek, Michael. Haiku for Hippies. Flemington, NJ: no date.

Ketchek, Michael. Haiku You Can Read at the Barricades. Rochester, NY: 2010.

Ketchek, Michael. His Childhood Now. Rochester, NY: no date.

Ketchek, Michael. I Write Friend. Enfield, CT: Tiny Poems Press, 1997.

Ketchek, Michael. The Joy of Fatherhood. Rochester, NY: no date.

Ketchek, Michael. Over Our Heads. Oneonta, NY: Swamp Press, 2010.

Ketchek, Michael, Catherine Nowaski, and Carolyn Dancy, Editors. Rochester Area Haiku Group 2020 Members Anthology. Rochester, NY: 2020.

Ketchek, Michael. The Places in Between. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2013.

Ketchek, Michael. Road Work: Haiku and Related Poetry. Flemington, NJ: Black Bough, 1995.

Ketchek, Michael. Roll Your Own: More Tanka and Haiku for Hippies. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2012.

Ketchek, Michael. Sports Haiku. Rochester, NY: 1994.

Ketchek, Michael. Edited by Tom Clausen. Who I Am: Haiku and Senryu by Michael

Ketchek. Rochester, NY: Free Food Press, 2015.

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2021 – present   Tom Sacramona, Editor

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