A Long Rainy Season (Paperback)

Haiku and Tanka

By Leza Lowitz (Editor), Miyuki Aoyana (Editor), Akemi Tomioka (Editor)

Stone Bridge Press, 9781880656150, 200pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 1998

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Winner of the 1995 Benjamin Franklin Award, this is a landmark anthology of traditional short verse. In haiku and tanka fifteen Japanese women poets reveal universal female themes through the lens of a challenging spiritual and physical Japanese environment.

About the Author

Leza Lowitz is an award-winning writer and translator, and Director of Sun and Moon Yoga Studio in Tokyo.