Snapshot Press

THE HAIKU CALENDAR COMPETITION 2020:
The results of The Haiku Calendar Competition 2020 have been announced. Congratulations to all the winners and runners-up.

The submission period for the 2022 calendar is now open.
Please see the entry guidelines for details.
(Deadline for sending entries: January 31, 2021.)

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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-one 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.

eChapbook Awards

THE SNAPSHOT PRESS ECHAPBOOK AWARDS 2020:
For unpublished small collections of short poetry (including haiku, tanka, and haibun).
Please see the entry guidelines for details.
(Closing date: July 31, 2020).

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

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