In this anthology, Kevin McLaughlin presents 132 haikuists and 455 of their haiku. He has chosen 307 haiku from BTS issues 2016-2020.
125 of the haiku are new and not previously published.
There are also ten of Kevin’s haiku included in his chapter introductions, and well as the one on the back cover, and six bonus haiku on the hardcover dustjacket.
Black Bamboo: Better Than Starbucks Haiku Anthology 2020 Hardcover
Kevin McLaughlin has studied, written, and taught haiku for 50 years. In this anthology, containing 455 haiku, he presents 132 haikuists. 125 of the haiku are new and have not been previously published. The rest have been published in Better Than Starbucks issues 2016–2020.
In addition to the beautiful haiku, Kevin’s commentary on the form makes this book a valuable addition to any haiku lover’s library.
Cover Image: Downward Flying Eagle by Ohara Koson (1877–1945)