Joy Kogawa Haiku for the first-ever Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival – coming in the spring
Joy Kogawa made the New Year's Eve Vancouver Sun edition on both page E3 and E13.
Linda Poole invites haiku submissions for the first-ever Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival which will occur in March 2006.
Here is Joy Kogawa's haiku submission
Cherry Blossom Festival
Look! Friendship growing
– Joy Kogawa
Submission deadline is January 31st for the Haiku Invitational event.
Hopefully we will also be able to celebrate in March with a possible announcement that Kogawa House has been saved.
Page E3 was a Kevin Griffin story titled
Non-profit leads fight to save Kogawa home