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Frogpond 44.3 • 2021

Museum of Haiku
Literature Award

Haiku & Senryu

Essay 1 - "Waterfalls"

Essay 2 - "Poetry of Pain"



Book Reviews

From the Editor

Haiku Society of America




Books Briefly Reviewed

by Randy Brooks, Tom Sacramona, Laurie D. Morrisey, Kristen Lindquist, and Taofeek Ayeyemi

<Books Briefly Reviewed>
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Witness Tree by paul m.

Witness Tree haiku by paul m. (Snapshot Press, Ormskirk, UK: 2020). 96 pages, 5" x 7.75". Two-color card covers, perfect bound. ISBN 9781-903543- 51-1. Available from snapshotpress.co.uk or $20 USD from the author at modernhaiku@gmail.com.

reviewed by Randy Brooks

<Witness Tree - review by Randy Brooks>
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A New Resonance 12

A New Resonance 12: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku edited by Jim Kacian and Julie Schwerin (Red Moon Press, Winchester, VA: 2021). 176 pages, 5.5" x 8.25". Four-color card covers, perfect bound. ISBN 978-1- 947271-79-1. $20 from redmoonpress.com.

reviewed by Randy Brooks

<New Resonances 12 - review by Randy Brooks>
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The Language of Loss by Debbie Strange

The Language of Loss Haiku & Tanka Conversations by Debbie Strange (Sable Books, Greensboro, NC: 2020). 38 pages, 5.5" x 8.5". Matte cover, perfect softbound. ISBN 978-1-7333671-2-7. $12 from sablebooks.org.

reviewed by Kristen Lindquist

<The Language of Loss - review by Kristen Lindquist>
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Aporia by Rebecca Lilly

Aporia by Rebecca Lilly (Red Moon Press, Winchester, VA: 2021). 96 pages, 4.25" x 6.5". Four-color card covers, perfect softbound. ISBN 978-1- 947271-70-8. $15 from redmoonpress.com.

reviewed by Tom Sacramona

<Aporia - review by Tom Sacramona>
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