[SI_section_desc description=”The haiku requires much discipline and practise. What was essential was the juxtaposition of two images with a kireji (‘cutting word’) between them…” text_color=”#393939″] The haiku form and style of writing verse was invented in Japan and was much influenced by Zen thinking. Traditionally it was a short poem consisting of three lines.The first…

[SI_section_desc description=”A review by Malathy Sitaram” text_color=”#393939″] It was with a keen sense of anticipation that I began to browse through the poems in To Catch a Poem which has a sub-title: An Anthology for Young People. I would suggest that it is an anthology for the Young at Heart. I found myself smiling a…

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