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Haiku Canada Member Biography




Terry Ann Carter

Terry Ann Carter is the author of five collections of lyric poetry and four chapbooks of haiku; her haiku and tanka appear in international journals.

Terry Ann has participated in the Basho Festival, Ueno, Japan; the Cherry Blossom Festival in Vancouver; the Zen Festival in Montreal.

As the author of Lighting the Global Lantern: A Guide for Teaching Haiku and Related Literary Forms (Wintergreen Press, 2011), Terry Ann has given haiku and small book workshops in Singapore, Malaysia, China, France, the U.S. and Canada.

She is president of Haiku Canada.

Articles by Terry Ann Carter on this website:




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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