John E. Carley's The Book of Renku

John Carley has published his 'The Book of Renku', in pdf form and free of charge “to anyone interested in poetry” on his Renku Reckoner website, where you will find this message:

"Welcome to the temporary Renku Reckoner web site.

This site will shortly cease operation. The material previously hosted here has been superseded by The Book of Renku.

Private individuals are cordially invited to download a complete pdf of The Book of Renku free of charge for personal use. Please click the button below and save to an appropriate location. Please refer to the terms and conditions that preface the book."

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, even if you haven't engaged with contemporary renku yet. John Carley's work on renku is indispensable and his warm and witty writing style is a delight to read.

Lorin Ford, haiku editor