|a swirl of clouds and red kite©Alan Summers|
ENTRY DETAILS THAT WE’D LIKE if you are sending haiku only entries:
Previously published haiku can be from any year. We are keen to allow both new and older published haiku an opportunity to do well in the competition, as well as appear in the book which will be part of the Summer season project.
We also accept more than one submission of entries through the duration of the competition. As you find your more recent haiku published in magazines, or placed in competitions, you can make an extra submission to the competition.
No attachments please, just haiku (and any notes) in the main body of your email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Your Name
- Your place of residence: village or town or city plus county/region/state/Country.
- Publication credits of haiku if previously published.
- If your haiku is unpublished, just state 'unpublished'.
- Finally don't forget to email: email@example.com
- And put "Summer Haiku" in the subject line
- To know more about Alan as competition judge please scroll further down.
Twelve selected extracts will each win a small prize.
They should be included in the same email as your haiku entries. (see weblink: Writer's Notes http://area17.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/writers-notes.html)
Back to the main competition page: http://area17.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/the-with-words-summer-competition-2014_14.html
"Capturing the essence of Summer worldwide"
JUDGE: ALAN SUMMERS is a Japan Times award-winning writer as well as a Pushcart Prize nominated poet. He is Director/Lead Tutor of With Words, an international provider of literature, education and literacy projects, as well as With Words online workshops based around the Japanese genres.He is a founding editor for Bones Journal (contemporary haiku): www.bonesjournal.com/, and was Special Feature Editor, Haiku/Haibun, Lakeview International Journal of Literature and Arts: http://lijla.weebly.com/about.htmlHaiku in English: The First Hundred Years http://books.wwnorton.com/books/Haiku-in-English/The Disjunctive Dragonfly, a New Approach to English-Language Haiku www.redmoonpress.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=32&products_id=179Haiku 2014, pub. Modern Haiku Press, 2014 www.modernhaiku.org/mhbooks/Haiku2014.html
Just released Thursday 7th August 2014:To Order Haiku 2014: www.modernhaiku.org/mhbooks/Haiku2014.htmlThe Red Moon Anthology series is a celebration of the best haiku and related work published in English around the world each calendar year. www.redmoonpress.com/catalog/?cPath=33&osCsid=c2d0596302db327fa74a30480811a48a
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