Dave Russo took this photo of a North Carolina Haiku Society anthology that he co-edited with Lenard D. Moore. He is the web administrator for this organization. For more information, please visit http://nc-haiku.org.
Dave also serves as a member of the board for The Haiku Foundation; and is also the web administrator for THF. This is the link to their main site. http://thehaikufoundation.org
He has a page on THF Haiku Registry, which is edited by Billie Wilson (who also serves as a board member). This link goes to the registry. http://thehaikufoundation.org/haiku-registry
Here are a few of Dave’s haiku from the registry, books, and journals.
olive blossoms . . .
the sound of a hive
in the abbey wall
sun in the bones
of a darting minnow
my cell phone rings
a clanking bulldozer
and one spring peeper
watching the flowers
come and go
“olive blossoms” - fear of dancing, The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2013. Edited by Jim Kacian & the Red Moon Editorial Staff. All Rights Reserved. http://redmoonpress.com – Website design by Dave Russo.
“sun in the bones” - Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years. Edited by Jim Kacian, Philip Rowland, Allan Burns. 2013. W.W. Norton & Company. All Rights Reserved. http://books.wwnorton.com/books/Haiku-in-English
“wind shift” – Editor’s Choice, The Heron’s Nest 4: 6 (2002). Included in Dave’s Haiku Registry Page at The Haiku Foundation. All Rights Reserved.
“watching the flowers” – Gallery FortySeven: THF. From Montage: The Book. Created and Edited by Allan Burns. 2010, 2012. Winchester, VA: The Haiku Foundation. All Rights Reserved.