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Haiku Canada Member Biography




Luminita Suse

Luminita Suse lives in Ottawa, Canada. A software developer by day, she writes poetry whenever time permits.

She is a member of the Haiku Canada, Tanka Canada, Tanka Society of America, The League of Canadian Poets.

Her poetry appeared in Bywords Quarterly Journal, Ditch Poetry, The New Stalgica Hymnal, The Broken City, Moonbathing: A Journal of Women's Tanka, Gusts, Atlas Poetica, Magnapoets, Red Lights, Ribbons, A Hundred Gourds, Take Five: Best Contemporary Tanka 2010-2011, Prune Juice, Notes from the Gean, and others.

One of her poems was shortlisted for 2010 Descant/Winston Collins Prize for Best Canadian Poem. She was awarded a honourable mention in CAA-NCR National Capital Writing Contest, 2012, Canada




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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