Northern Lights

Book listing first published in Woodnotes #27, Winter 1995, page 54. See the Press Here page for this book, read the introduction, and read selected poems.

Northern Lights, edited and introduced by Michael Dylan Welch. Press Here, 1995, 24 pages, paperback, 5½ by 8½ inches. $6.00 postpaid from Press Here, P.O. Box 4014, Foster City, California 94404 [address no longer correct]. A collection of 51 poems by attendees at the 1995 Haiku North America conference held July 13 to 15, 1995, at Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, Ontario. Two sample poems, by Garry Gay and then Jeff Witkin:

The river forks . . .

our raft drifts

through summer clouds

autumn sunset—

a berry between the toes

of a titmouse