Another giveaway? Okay, well, this one’s poetry, but it’s also an actual paperback and there’s only one copy being given away…
Yanty’s Butterfly consists of over 600 poems, spanning the variety of haiku forms: three-line haiku, two-line haiku, one-line haiku, four-line haiku, traditional haiku (5-7-5), concrete haiku, tanka, and haibun.
Featuring haiku from Yanty Tjiam, George Klacsanzky, Fei Zhan, and award-winning poet, Alan Summers – in all, 20 poets from around the world – Yanty’s Butterfly is an essential addition to the haiku literature of the 21st century.
Yanty Tjiam (1981–2015) was a beloved haiku poet from Indonesia. She is remembered for her kindness, gentleness and attention to other people’s work, and also for her sense of humor. She touched the lives of many people in the haiku community. As one haiku poet has said: “her words were as soft as that butterfly.”