Colin Stewart Jones
Born: August 02 1968 in Manchester, United Kingdom
Resides: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
E-mail: colinstewartjones (at) googlemail (dot) com
Colin holds an MA in Gaelic Studies (language, history, and literature) and an MLitt in Irish and Scottish Studies. He endeavours to write haikai genres through the medium of English and inhabits a funny place somewhere between three cultures. Colin is also managing editor of Notes From the Gean magazine.
Awards and Other Honors: Joint First Place, San Francisco International Rengay Contest (2008); Second Place, Shiki Monthly Kukai (June 2008) Sixth Place, Annual Poet’s Choice, Shiki Kukai (2008).
Books Published: A Seal Snorts out the Moon [ISBN 978-0-9554-9646-2] (Cauliay Publishing, Aberdeen, 2007).
Credits: "whistling to myself" - The Heron’s Nest XI:4 (2009); "hangover" - Frogpond 32:2 (2009); "snowflakes" - Snapshots 12 (UK, 2006); "we both squeeze" - The Heron’s Nest XI:4 (2009); "sandcastles" - Second Place, Shiki Monthly Kukai (2008); White Lies: the Red Moon Anthology of English Language Haiku (Red Moon Press, 2008); "closing one eye" - World Haiku Review 6:3 (2008)