Monday, April 25, 2022

Touchstone Award, Commentary from the Panel

Very grateful to The Haiku Foundation panel for choosing my poem, and taking the time to write this wonderful thoughtful commentary


Live for the Love of it,
Sasha A. Palmer (aka Happy)





Monday, April 18, 2022

"beneath the blossoms..."


beneath the blossoms

she counts her years

on one hand


Happy and grateful that this haiku, which originally won second place in the inaugural Japan Fair international haiku contest, is one of the six winners of The Haiku Foundation Touchstone awards for individual poems 2021.


Live for the Love of it,

Sasha A. Palmer (aka Happy)

Monday, March 28, 2022

Publication: Collaborative Photo-Haiku

On behalf of photographer Nikolai Abramov and myself, author of haiku, I express gratitude to the Akita International Haiku Network for including our collaborative work (three photo-haiku) into the Network's official journal:

Serow, Volume 5


Thank you.