• Ramesh Anand

    Born 1980 in Tanjore, India
    Living in Bengaluru, India
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    Ramesh Anand resides in Bengaluru and works as a NPI Manager for Philips. His short forms have appeared in 16 countries and translated to 8 foreign languages. His latest awards are international first prize in 19th Mainichi and Magazine IRIS international haiku 2015 contests, and Akita Sakigake Shimpo President Award.

  • Sanjuktaa Asopa

    Born in Kolkata, India
    Living in Belgaum, India
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  • Salil ChaturvediSalil Chaturvedi

    Born 1968, India
    Currently residing in Goa, India

    Salil Chaturvedi took to haiku in 2007 and has turned into a haiku addict. It is a form that allows him to enter the stream which flows all around us, right here, right now. And the stream is addictive. He also writes short fiction and poetry that has appeared in various magazines and anthologies.


  • VP Kapoor

    V. P. Kapoor

    Born 1941 in India
    Living in India
    First name Vishnu, a widower at present living in Chennai, India. Interests - Urdu ghazals, philosophy, appreciation of art ( painting ) & literature, and astrology. Composing Haiku since Feb 06 after a chance introduction to this genre of poetry in the Japanese stall at Delhi Book Fair.

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  • Shrikaanth Krishnamurthy

    Born in Karnataka, India
    Living in Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • JayashreeJayashree Maniyil

    Born 1971 in Bombay, India
    Living in Melbourne, Australia

  • Archana Kapoor Nagpal

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  • Vandana ParasharVandana Parashar

    Vandana Parashar is a post-graduate in Microbiology and teacher by profession. A person of less  words,her affinity for all things "micro" perhaps attracted her to haiku. Her work has been published in many journals like Cattails, A Hundred Gourds ,Creatrix, Naad Anunaad, Ginyu Haiku Anthology, Prune Juice. Her haiku has been featured in Wordweavers contest 2016 and got second place in Wordweavers contest 2017. Her haiku got honorable mention  in Italian Haiku Association Matsuo Basho  Contest 2015. She lives in Chandigarh,India with her husband and two daughters.


  • Aparna Pathak

    Born: 1970, India
    Resides: Gurugram, India
    Aparna Pathak is freelance writer from India. Her work appears in Poetry Life and Times , Reflections , Negative Suck , Poetry 24, Rolling Thunder Press , Blue Cygnus, Earthen Lamp Journal , Lost Tower Publication, Inner Child Press (US), Silver Birch Press , Shot Glass Journal , The Heron’s Nest, Akisame (Newsletter of European Haiku Society, Hedgerow, Prune Juice, Creatrix poets, Presence, Chrysanthemum, Whispers, The Mamba, World Haiku Review, Wild Plum, Failed Haiku, The Asahi Shimbun, The Mainichi, Stardust, Akitsu Quarterly, Frameless Sky, Bones, Cattails, brass bell: a haiku journal

    Books Published: Silent Flute (2012).


  • Kala Ramesh

    Born in Chennai, India
    Living in Pune, India
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  • Shloka Shankar

    Born 1989 in Bangalore, India
    Living in Bangalore, India

  • Paresh Tiwari

    Born 1982 in Lucknow, India
    Living in Hyderabad, India
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