April 19, 2010

Haiku Poetry Workshop - 4/22

Haiku Poetry Workshop - Please join us on this Thursday, April 22 Earth Day 2010 as we celebrate Mother Nature with a haiku workshop. Come explore this centuries-old Far Eastern form of poetry which links human nature and nature. A brief introduction and history of will be given. Thursday, April 22 7-9 p.m. NJAI Studio 495 Prospect Ave, Essex Green Shopping Plaza, Store #503 next to Radio Shack. Fee: $5 - $4 NJAI members

Workshop presenter for this Haiku workshop will be Diane J. Lynch. Diane’s poetry has appeared in Modern Haiku, Frogpond, Presence, Acorn, and the South Mountain Poets Anthology, Gathered on the Mountain. She recently had a haiku published on the Haiku Foundation Blog, Troutswirl. Diane serves as Secretary of South Mountain Poets.

Participants may bring haiku, a limit of 3, to share at the workshop. Beginners are welcome and may bring along a favorite haiku, if they wish.
To preregister, or for more information all 973 669-0602 or visit www.njai.org.