Welcome to Haiku Canada


The Haiku Canada Review contains haiku, letters, articles and book reviews, as well as information on events, contests and other societies. Submissions for the newsletter are open to members and non-members. Announcements and information on activities and publications are welcome. The two yearly issues of the Haiku Canada Review appear in October and February.
The in-hand deadline for the October issue is August 31. For the February issue, the in-hand deadline is December 31.

All work submitted to Haiku Canada Review must be author¹s original work. Responsibility for ownership and originality lies with the contributor. Submission constitutes permission to publish. Work accepted may also be used on the Haiku Canada web site or on social media such as Twitter or Facebook and submission to Haiku Canada Review is taken as acceptance of this condition. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of other members or membership as a whole.

If submitting by postal mail, include return envelope with Canadian postage or International Postal Coupons (available at the post office). Exchanges are welcome.

Submissions, in English, should be sent to Mike Montreuil at the postal address: Publications Editor, 1409 Bortolotti Crescent, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 5C1, Canada, or the e-mail address

Book Reviews-- Poets, publishers, and potential reviewers, please contact Maxianne Berger, book-review editor at

Renku Editor -- Grant Savage. Submissions are to be sent to

Submissions, in French, should be sent to Claude Rodrigue at the following e-mail address

RÈGLES - Haïku en français dans Haiku Canada Review

Recensions : poètes, éditeurs, ainsi que ceux/celles qui ont des recensions à proposer, veuillez svp communiquer avec Maxianne Berger, directrice des recensions:

Editors for 2019 Annual Members’ Anthology: Mike Montreuil and Devin Harrison.
The submission period for the 2019 anthology will be announced in October 2018.

The 2018 anthology was launched at the Haiku Canada Weekend, in Lennoxville, QC, May 2018.

To order Canada Review single issue:

Payment inside Canada includes postage
Payment outside Canada includes postage

Please note the issue number(s) in sender comments.

Haiku Canada Sheets are an excellent way to share haiku. Each sheet contains approximately 10 haiku, a short biographical note and a photograph. Submissions for Haiku Canada Sheets are open to members only or by invitation. Previously published work will be considered.
Direct all work for publication consideration to Mike Montreuil, Publications Editor, 1409 Bortolotti Crescent, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 5C1, Canada.

Haiku from the 30th Anniversary Members Anthology "Blossoming" Haiku Canada 2007

on the seashore
a hundred-year-old couple
seated in eternity

~Janick Belleau~

onto cedar bough
cherry blossom settles
so soundlessly

~Guy Simser~

between each wave
my children

~Marco Fraticelli~

japanese garden
we wait for the moon
to light the stone lantern

~Ann Goldring~

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