distant virga, haiku by Allan Burns
Winner of an Honorable Mention in the Touchstone Distinguished Books Award 2011 from The Haiku Foundation!
Winner of a Haiku Society of America Merit Book Award 2012 (Third Place) for Best Book of Haiku!
Awarded a 2011 Touchstone Distinguished Books Award Honorable Mention for Best Individual Collection by The Haiku Foundation, and Third Prize in the 2012 Kanterman Awards by the Haiku Society of America. “Allan Burns’ haiku transport the reader into the sacred ground of life found in landscapes where earth is holy and wildlife thrives. Wit, heart, and intelligence color each carefully wrought poem with keen and sensitive observations. The poems in distant virga belong in every nature lover’s hand, backpack, or library. This collection is a gem.”
This reprinted edition may vary slightly in format, but contains all the content of the original Red Moon Press edition.