Awards

The Anam Cara Haiku/Senryu Competition (May 2019)
Highly Commended

plum blossom
the easy part
of dying

23rd International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition (2018)
Third Place

night rain
in every puddle
a different moon

My Haiku Pond Academy International Haiku Poetry Day
First Place

gently birthing
each flower in turn
robinsong

(to give credit where it is due, both Brendon Kent and Alan Summers have previously used the word robinsong in their work and it was suggested as an improvement by Jan Benson on my original ‘robin song’)

World Haiku Review March 2018
Third Place (Shintai Haiku)

nothing left
between us
winter moon

Haiku of Merit (Vanguard Haiku)

morning zazen
between my thoughts
the sound of the wind

7th Setouchi Matsuyama Photo Haiku Contest
Honourable Mention

concealed rocks

VII Polish International Haiku Competition 2017
Commendation

winter evening
I knit another row
of stars

22nd International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition (2017)
Third Place (Foreign Language category)

IAFOR Vladimir Devidé Haiku Award 2017
Commendation

sudden snowstorm
we find a sheltered doorway
to kiss in