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Haiku Canada Member Biography

Dina E. Cox

Dina E. Cox is a writer, musician, wife and grandmother living just north of Toronto. A former high school English teacher, she has free-lanced prose articles, and writes poetry when she isn’t doing grandmotherly things. Her poetry has been published in a variety of journals and anthologies in Canada, the U.S., Bulgaria and Ireland. She won the Betty Drevniok Award 2000, and in 2005 she received an honourable mention in that contest. In addition to haiku, tanka and sijo, Dina also writes longer poetry, and in 2012 her first collection of poetry was published with Signature Editions (Winnipeg), titled small flames.

Information about Dina and small flames. can be found at the following link:

Signature Editions - small flames. by Dina E. Cox

Haiku from Haiku Canada Members’ Anthology 2011 Observer Observed

writer’s block
I tap the crumbs
from the keyboard

~Charles Trumbull~

After the downpour
a sparrow in the gutter
sipping at clouds

~Klaus Dieter Wirth~

distant thunder...
a flashlight
weaving down the path

~David Elliott~

oven warm bread
the long reach
of the baker

~Hans Jongman~

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