Sharpening the Green Pencil Haiku Contest 2016

The submission period for this year’s running of the Sharpening the Green Pencil Haiku Contest will be between February 1–28.

Poets are welcome to offer one (1) haiku not previously published.

Any form of haiku allowable (no strict syllable count). No set theme. No entry fee.

Using the entry form provided online (see the link below), poems should be submitted in English, but poets may also submit a variation in their own native language.

Prizes: books and diplomas (first, second and third place, plus ten commendations)

Jury’s decision to be made by 1 April, 2016

Jury: Corneliu Traian Atanasiu, Dan Doman, Cezar Florin Ciobîcă

Further details, plus the entry form, are available from

Eduard Tara (Secretary)