Born: in Montreal Quebec, Canada
Resides: Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
E-mail: devinhaiku (at) gmail (dot) com
Devin became interested in writing haiku in 2013 and has since become devoted to the genre. He lives in the Pacific coast rain forest in British Columbia where he nurtures a minimalist lifestyle.
Awards and Other Honors: First Place - Akita University President's Award (Japan, 2014); Third Place, European Kukai (2015); Runner-up, Wax Poetry and Art Contest (2015); Haiku of Merit, World Haiku Review (June 2015); Commendation, Golden Triangle Haiku (January 2015); Haiku of Merit, World Haiku Review (August, 2014; Commendation, Sharpening the Green Pencil (April 2014); Honorable Mention, Diogan (winter 2013); work selected for big data: The Red Moon Anthology of English-language Haiku 2014 (Red Moon Press, 2015); Short-listed for the Touchstone Award (The Haiku Foundation, 2015).
Credits: "desert twilight" - Shamrock 32; shortlisted for Touchstone Award The Haiku Foundation, 2016); "star gazing" - Asahi Haikuist Network (July 13, 2015); "leaves drifting" -Haiku Presence 50 (2014); "wall of loons" - Modern Haiku (Spring 2015); "dark matter" - Prune Juice (July 2016); "coastal fog" - First Place - Akita University President's Award (Japan, 2014)