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Haiku Canada Member Biography




Susan Constable

Susan’s haiku, tanka, haibun, and haiga have been widely published, both in journals and anthologies. She is the winner of several awards, including first place in the Francine Porad Haiku Contest (2010) and third place in the Robert Speiss Memorial Awards (2012).

She was the Spotlight poet in Modern Haiku 43:3, and her tanka collection, The Eternity of Waves, has been selected as one of the winners in the Snapshot Press eChapbook Awards for 2012.

Susan is currently the tanka editor for the on-line journal, A Hundred Gourds.




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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