Born: 1971 in Manchester, United Kingdom
Resides: Chesterfield, United Kingdom
E-mail: daveserjeant (at) hotmail (dot) com
Dave is editor of Blithe Spirit, journal of the British Haiku Society. He was an associate editor of Tinywords (2010-2014) and he has guest edited a chapter of With Cherries on Top (NaHaiWriMo anthology 2012) as well as a one-off haiku edition of the "Derbyshire Libraries Poem a Month" newsletter/blog. He also writes about multiple sclerosis on his magical brain blog: http://davesmagicalbrain.wordpress.com
Awards and Other Honors: Work selected for Moving into Breath (ed. Ai Li, 2002); Take 5 Best Contemporary Tanka 2010 (ed. M Kei et al, 2011); Best of Simply Haiku (online, 2007); Fifty Seven Damn Good Haiku by a Bunch of our Friends (ed. A.Summers & M.D.Welch); The Haiku Calendar 2012 (ed. J.Barlow, Snapshot Press, 2011); fear of dancing: The Red Moon Anthology of English-language Haiku 2013 (Red Moon Press, 2014); and The Scent of Music [ed Marlene Buitelaar] ('t Schrijverke, 2013), amongst others.
Books Published: Limboland (e-chapbook, Alesbury Press, 2009); Smithereens (e-chapbook, Alesbury Press, 2013).