meet the writers of edition
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the fifth edition of dew-on-line
are actively encouraged to send in their current biographies
and/or photographs/self-portraits/original artwork
to enable the readers to get to know them a little better
and artwork that follow on are not in
but in the order they were received by me
born and lives in Tasmania. Educated there and Goethe University,
Frankurt am Main. B.A.Hons.,Grad.Dip.Lib.,Dip Languages (Jap.)
Former part-time tutor and lecturer in European Literature and for 14
years was a Sound Librarian for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Has had published haiku and longer poems, reviews and fiction.
was born in Norwich in 1949 and
spent 21 years working in science
labs. Since then, after studying for an OU degree, she has worked in
adult education, a bookshop, a library, behind a bar, and on the streets
(as a Market Researcher). She now teaches 2oth Century Poetry,
Creative Writing and Life skills to a range of adults, including the
of Norwich Prison. Her work has been published in 70 different magazines
and anthologies as well as in 4 pamphlet books: Spaces InBetween
(Hesparus, 1983), Fire Raiser (Priapus, 1989), Disturbing
(Envoi, 1989), and Alarmed by Dawn (Krax, 1993). Her first
collection Night with an Old Raincoat (published by Headlock in
was re-printed in 2000.
Tim W. Younce
Tim W. Younce, formerly a federal
police officer, now writes full-time.
He began his foray into tanka in late 2001. His tanka has appeared in
and in upcoming issues of American Tanka, Tangled Hair, and Bottle
A freestyle poem has appeared in Erased, Sigh, Sigh. He lives in
Luray, Virginia with his wife Penny.
Larry Kimmel was born in 1940 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
He holds degrees from Oberlin Conservatory and
Pittsburgh University, and has worked at everything
from steel mills to libraries. He has been publishing poetry
for the past twenty-five years and has five collections of poetry,
"Lights Across the River,"
"Pedal Point", "alone tonight,"
"the inadequacy of long-stemmed roses,"
and "the necessary fly," as well as a short novel,
"A Small Silent Ordeal." He lives with his wife
in the hills of western Massachusetts.
has been writing haiku "all
the time" since 1998, alongside longer poetry
(that started, age 9, with writing hymns,) finding both mutually
and haiku irresistible. Published in magazines& anthologies:
Equinox, Blithe Spirit, Presence, and her collection of haiku,
"Counting Silk Houses", handmade by Colin Blundell, "Hub
is out now. The 'organic' characteristics of "dew-on-line" have
the unique opportunity of exploring different forms like 'Cherita' and
'tanka' as well as the 'free' forms, of her own choosing, that continue to
enhance her delight in writing poetry. Lives close to and loves the sea,
her daughters and grandchildren, cats and other wildlife, her
flowers, and playworking with words in kaleidoscopic order.
born 1972, typical Gemini with
Pisces moon, studied
Comparative Religion at Manchester University, started
writing poetry after that, on a sabbatical courtesy of the DHSS,
spent 5 years as a novice Buddhist monk (in the Thai forest tradition,
at monasteries in England), is now a fully fledged eco-nerd Dharma-bum
I write haiku, tanka and
My poems have appeared in Still, Presence, Frogpond, The Heron's Nest,
Asahi Haikuist Network, Mainichi Daily News, Paper Wasp,
American Tanka, Haijinx, Tinywords, Midwest Poetry Review, Haiku
Haiku Moment, and In Buddha's Temple. Some of my works have
been accepted for publication in Snapshots and Bottle Rockets.
I work as a teacher in a J Krishnamurti School in Chennai, India.
a reference librarian in Shreveport, Louisiana, is the author
of nine chapbooks including Mountain Climbing and Clocking Out, two
collections of haiku and concrete poetry. He is a member of the Haiku
Society of America, for which he edited Voices and Echoes, the 2001 members'
anthology. Colon also is the editor of Shreve Memorial Library's Electronic
Poetry Network and Sunday at Four, a local literary magazine published by
The Trapped Truth Society.
always in the
quiet the words come
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