kjmunro (Katherine J. Munro)
Born: in Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
Resides: Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
E-mail: kjm (dot) 1560 (at) gmail (dot) com
Katherine J. Munro, also known as 'yukon froghat', publishes under the name 'kjmunro'. She is a member of Haiku Canada, and has volunteered with The Whitehorse Poetry Society since 2008 (www.whitehorsepoetry.com). She is currently working on a poetry manuscript. (That's Sugar with her in the photograph.)
Awards and Other Honors: The haiku with the first line 'Yukon snowflakes fall' won Honourable Mention in the Canada Category of the Haiku Invitational 2010 contest of the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival. In September 2012, the haiku with the first line 'golden maple leaves' placed second in a national contest called Summer Sport Poetry Competition 2012 at The Literary Review of Canada.
Credits: "tailgated" - Caught in the Breeze (Haiku Pacific Rim Anthology, 2012) [Susan Antolin, editor]; "full moon" - Standing Still (Haiku North America anthology, 2011) [M.D. Welch & Ruth Yarrow, editors]; "glass fish" - Chrysanthemum 12 (2012) [Beate Conrad, editor]; "wind blows" - Chrysanthemum 12 (2012) [Beate Conrad, editor]; "winter cobweb" - Acorn: a journal of contemporary haiku 28 (2012), [Carolyn Hall, editor]; "snowflake" - The Heron's Nest XIV:3 (2012) [John Stevenson, managing editor].