Snapshot Press

THE SNAPSHOT PRESS ECHAPBOOK AWARDS 2019:
The winners of The Snapshot Press eChapbook Awards 2019 are Colin Oliver, Bob Redmond, Debbie Strange, and George Swede.

THE SNAPSHOT PRESS BOOK AWARDS 2019:
For unpublished collections of short poetry (including haiku, tanka, and haibun).
Please see the entry guidelines for details.
(Closing date: November 30, 2019).

THE HAIKU CALENDAR COMPETITION:
The submission period for the 2021 calendar is now open.
Please see the entry guidelines for details.
(Deadline for sending entries: January 31, 2020.)

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‘Snapshot Press sets the platinum standard for design and production values among haiku and tanka books. Their quality is unsurpassed. Indeed, books from Snapshot Press are always a tactile and poetic delight.’
—Michael Dylan Welch in Modern Haiku

Snapshot Press is an independent publisher specializing in English-language haiku, tanka and other short poetry by authors from around the world.

Founded in 1997, our publications include anthologies, single-author collections, and twenty annual editions of The Haiku Calendar. Our books have been honoured by the Haiku Society of America, The Poetry Society of America, and The Haiku Foundation.

P&P: Postage and packaging is included in all prices listed on this site.

 

Earthshine
by Chuck Brickley
‘Destined to be a classic.’
—Christopher Herold

Wing Beats
by John Barlow & Matthew Paul
‘A triumph of seeing, expression and poetic control.’
—Mark Cocker

The Windbreak Pine
by Wally Swist
‘Quietly elegant, meditative, and intelligent.’
—Adele Kenny

Gathering Dusk
by Ellen Compton
‘The haiku aesthetic at its best.’
—Dietmar Tauchner