Tundra #2 Contents

The following poems and other features appear in Tundra #2, published in 2001. You can also view an alphabetical list of all contributors to the issue. Links lead to selected poems or other content. All content is copyright of each contributor, and may not be reused without the contributor’s permission.

Welcome                   The Editor

Article                        Plain Speaking: The Poetry of Ted Kooser
                                   Lee Gurga

Featured Poet           Ted Kooser

Article                        The Closed Door: A Correspondence on Haiku
                                    Michael Dylan Welch

                                   A Correspondence on Haiku
                                   Cor van den Heuvel and Robert Bly

Poems
Cor van den Heuvel, Zoran Doderovic, A. C. Missias, Michael McClintock, Sam Kampschmidt, Nikhil Nath, Barry Spacks, Giovanni Malito, Jack Foley, Robert Gilliland, Gary Hotham, Ann Fisher-Wirth, Ronald F. Smits, Dave Russo, Yu Chang, Jim Kacian, Fumio Ogoshi, Steve Sanfield, chris gordon, Phillip Rowland, Joshua Trotter, Paul O. Williams, Dale Pendell, Michael McClintock, Lee Gurga, Robert Boldman, David Cobb, Elizabeth St Jacques, Edward J. Rielly, Patrick Sweeney, W. F. Owen, Robert Spiess, Penny Harter, Robert Spiess, Mary Lou Taylor, Jerry Kilbride

Translations             Contemporary Japanese Haiku: Akito Arima
                                   Emiko Miyashita and Lee Gurga, translators

                                   Two Poems by Luxorius
                                   Art Beck, translator

Poems
Francisco X. Alarcón, Anthony Russell White, Ruth Daigon, Edward J. Rielly, Pariksith Singh, Robert Boldman, John Stevenson, John Owen, Joy Harold Helsing, Robert Sward, Marjorie Buettner, LeRoy Gorman, Daniel P. Fusch, Diane di Prima, Thomas R. Smith, Ronald F. Smits, Tricia Cherin, Lenard D. Moore, Frederick Smock, Claudette Bass, LeRoy Gorman, John S. O’Connor, Carolyne Rohrig, Ronald F. Smits, R. Yurman

                                    There Was a Young Girl from Verona
                                    Max Gutmann

Poems
John Gribble, Jim Standish, Tom Clausen, Claire E. Hughes, S. M. Gray, Matt Morden, Dale Pendell, William M. Ramsey, R. A. Stefanac, Charles H. Easter, Samuel Menashe, Ken Waldman, Sandra Fuhringer, Robert H. Deluty, Carlos W. Colón, Lee Gurga, George Swede, Charles Trumbull, Tom Clausen, David Cobb, Diane di Prima, Samuel Menashe, Art Beck, chris gordon, Stefanie Marlis, Paul O. Williams, Susan Terris, Pat Pittman, C. Matthew Tusa, Dessa Crawford, Leonardo Alishan, Renée Gregorio, David Jordan, Penny Harter, Yvonne Hardenbrook, Alan Pizzarelli, Penny Harter, Ronan, Carolyn Thomas, Yvonne Hardenbrook, Catherine Mair, Giovanni Malito, Sandra Fuhringer, Leza Lowitz

Haibun                      Noah’s Ark
                                   Michael McClintock

Poems
H. L. Hix, Gerald Locklin, Rich Krivcher, Jonathan Greene, Samuel Menashe, Thomas R. Smith, Bruce Williams, Karen Senne Wallace, Cathy Drinkwater Better, Michael McClintock, Pamela Miller Ness, Elizabeth Oakley, Charles H. Easter, Miriam Sagan, Gary Hotham, Ernest J. Berry, Gary Hotham, Ford W. Chambliss, Robert Kusch, Charles Rossiter, William M. Ramsey, Tom Lynch, Eric L. Houck Jr., Alan Pizzarelli, Virginia Brady Young, Lee Gurga, Ruth Holter, Gary Hotham, Linda Lindsay Scott, Penelope Greenwell, Mike Spikes, Burnell Lippy, Nikhil Nath, Leza Lowitz, John Barlow, Martin Lucas, Joan Baranow, Marjorie Buettner, Kristina Van Sant, Heath Davis Havlick, Glenn McKee, Frederick Smock, Garry Gay, Mark Brooks, Josh Filan, Bruce Knecht, Mark W. Blottenberger, Charles Rossiter, Richard William Pearce, Jon Corelis, Tom Dow, Harvey Ellis, Joy Harold Helsing, David Elliott, Zoran Doderovic, chris gordon, Ion Codrescu, Emiko Miyashita, Evelyn Lang, Yu Chang, Paul M., Barry Spacks, Randy M. Brooks, John Stevenson, Jim Kacian, S. R. Spanyer, Randal Johnson, Dana Gioia, Paul M., Mike Tuggle, Sandra Fuhringer, Leatrice Lifshitz, Richard Rosenberg, Pamela Connor, Ruth Yarrow

Reviews                     Robert Bly’s Morning Poems: A Book Review
                                   Charles Rossiter

                                    The World of Haiku: A Review of Three Books
                                    Cor van den Heuvel

Books                         Selected Books Received

Journals                     Selected Journals Received

Last Laugh                Four Double Dactyls
                                   Max Gutmann