S. B. Friedman
Born: June 21 1968 in New Rochelle New York, USA
Resides: San Francisco, California, USA
E-mail: hexagram39 (at) gmail (dot) com
I was a Japanese Language & Lit major, which began my haiku journey. I was once a lawyer, but now I'm a Chinese medicine doctor, qigong master, and haiku poet happily living in San Francisco, California.
Awards and Other Honors: The Haiku Society of America's Mildred Kanterman Merit Book Award 2009: Special Award for Themed Anthology for it has been many moons; Modern Haiku Best of Issue Award for the Winter-Spring 2010 issue.
Credits: "everywhere" - Modern Haiku 41:1 (2010); Modern Haiku 41:2 (2010) [Favorite Haiku Award]; "dandelion puff" - Frogpond XXX:3 (2007); "hiking" - Modern Haiku 39:1 (2008); "feeling bitter" - Raw Nervz (1996); "long indian summer" - White Lotus #2 (2006); "cold stone bench" - Modern Haiku 27:1 (1996); The Red Moon Anthology 1996 (Red Moon Press, 1997).