Born: January 27 1945 in Wichita Kansas, USA
Resides: Greater Los Angeles, California, USA
Hart is a poet and novelist. He also writes and produces his wife's feature documentaries for the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS).
Awards and Other Honors: Hart's collection of haiku entitled Paris (Timberline Press, 1996), received a Merit Book Award (3rd place) from the Haiku Society of America. His individual haiku have won many awards in the US and internationally.
Books Published: (Japanese style poetry): Monsoon (Timberline Press, 1991); Paris (Timberline, 1996); Wildcat Road (Timberline, 2000); On Cat Time (Timberline, 2004); Home to Ballygunge: Kolkata Tanka (Modern English Tanka Press, 2010).
Credits: "gracefully" - Wildcat Road (Timberline, 2000); "breezy" - On Cat Time (Timberline, 2004); "fall dusk" - On Cat Time (Timberline, 2004); "valentine's day" - Modern Haiku 40:2 (2009); "sparrows pour" - Modern Haiku 41:2 (2010); "a hilltop city" - Monsoon (Timberline, 1991).