LeRoy Gorman has published scores of haiku, most often in small chapbooks like this one (proof press, 2001). His piquant observations and verbal dexterity mark him as one of the best practitioners of the genre of our time.
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Haiku featured in the Book of the Week Archive are selected by Jim Kacian, following a concept first explored by Tom Clausen, and are used with permission.
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