Poet J. Zimmerman will read haiku, tanka, haibun – and Zimmerman’s “Ballad of the Sumo Mice” – on the afternoon of August 30th in San Francisco . It’s an annual celebration organized by the Haiku Poets of Northern California. Zimmerman’s poems appear in both the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 issues of Local Nomad.
There are three other readers:
Chuck Brickley, a winner in the recent Touchstone Awards;
Beverly Acuff Momoi, winner of the 2011 Snapshot Press eChapbook Award for haibun (written after the earthquake and tsunami in Japan in March 2011); and Kath Abela Wilson (Tanka Society of America poet from L.A.).
Date: August 30, 2015, 1pm to 5pm,
Location: Fort Mason, Building C, Room 260 in San Francisco.