1949

  • Lee Gurga

    Born 1949 in Chicago Illinois, USA
    Living in Lincoln, Illinois, USA
    Lee Gurga is a past president of the Haiku Society of America and former editor of the journal Modern Haiku. He is currently editor of Modern Haiku Press. He works as a general dentist in the farming community of Lincoln, Illinois.
    His awards include three first prizes in international haiku contests, an Illinois Arts Council Poetry Fellowship, the Japan-America Society of Chicago's Cultural Achievement Award, and, in his professional work as a dentist, an American Red Cross Healthcare Heroes Award.


  • Jim KrotzmanJim Krotzman

    Born in USA 1949 
    Living in Wisconsin USA

    Jim Krotzman taught secondary reading and English for 36 years in Wisconsin and Colorado. He started writing haiku and senryu in the 1990s when he wrote along with his students as part of writer’s workshop. He uses irony, contrast, humor, puns and other wordplay in his haiku.


     

  • Sandi Pray

    Born 1949 in Maryland, USA
    Living in North Carolina & Florida, USA
    http://ravencliffs.blogspot.com

  • Hansha Teki

    Born 1949 in North Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand
    Living in Wellington, Aotearoa/New Zealand
    http://hanshateki.com
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  • Robert D. Wilson

    Born 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA
    Living in Philippines
    http://lousymirror.blogspot.com
    http://simplyhaikujournal.com
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