Graceguts focuses mostly on my own writing, chiefly about haiku and other poetry. However, this page mostly promotes writing by others, reproduced on this site by permission of their authors, where possible, or linked to on other sites.
I particularly recommend the following content by other writers for anyone interested in the fundamentals of haiku poetry, especially regarding haiku form:
For those new to haiku, also consider reading Jane Reichhold’s Bare Bones School of Haiku for step-by-step lessons that will give you a good introduction to various challenges in writing haiku (be aware that some of the links in its resources section are out of date). For an overview of haiku from a British perspective (but still relevant worldwide), please visit Haiku: Another Kind of Poetry. For children and teachers, I also recommend visiting Johnette Downing’s Two Dragonfiles site (now available only through the archived site linked to here).
For more advanced haiku writers, I recommend the following content:
For context or further assistance, if you haven’t already read my introductory essays on writing haiku in English, please visit the following pages:
If you have any comments or questions, please contact Michael Dylan Welch.