The Intentional Ellipses: Haiku and its Relationship to Space
Haiku--history and criticism
In this essay, Tracy Koretsky discusses various examples of the different way haiku poets create, define and use a sense of space in haiku.
This article first appeared in Tripolopia in 2004. Since then it has won 1st Place for nonfiction in the 2004 Springfield Writers Guild competition and an Honorable Mention in the 2005 NW/FFWA competition.
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