Snapshot Press

THE HAIKU CALENDAR COMPETITION:
The submission period for the 2020 calendar is now open.
Please see the entry guidelines for details.
(Deadline for sending entries: January 31, 2019.)

THE SNAPSHOT PRESS ECHAPBOOK AWARDS 2018:
The 2018 winners of The Snapshot Press eChapbook Awards are Glenn G. Coats with Degrees of Acquaintance and Lew Watts with Tick Tock.

‘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.

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The Haiku Calendar 2019
Edited by John Barlow
Available Now

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

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

Wing Beats: British Birds in Haiku
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