CLOSED to Submissions

1 July, 2022

Pure Haiku is now CLOSED to submissions.

All contributors will be informed by email, on or before 31st August 2022 of the results.

Haiku on the theme of Volcano will appear on this site between 1st September and 30th November 2022.

Thank you to everyone who has submitted haiku for this theme. I’m looking forward to reading them!


Last Chance to Submit your haiku!

30 June, 2022

Today’s the last day for submitting your classical haiku to Pure Haiku on the theme of Volcano!

The deadline is TONIGHT at MIDNIGHT, UK TIME. So, get writing!

Thank you to Elisa Ang for creating such an inspiring painting for this theme. I know we’re both looking forward to reading your haiku and choosing TWO Featured Haiku Writers between us! Please read all the guidelines HERE before submitting your work…


Are you on the Petals Page?

22 June, 2022

Everyone who has had haiku published here at Pure Haiku is listed on the Petals Page. Go check it out – the list is LONG!

If you’re not on the list yet, why don’t you write up to 5 classical haiku on the theme of Volcano (see the full guidelines HERE) and send them in. You never know, you might be chosen by either myself or the artist (Elisa Ang) as one of our Featured Haiku Writers for this theme!

Find out why I only publish traditional haiku on this site at ABOUT!


Deadline: 30th June 2022

15 June, 2022

Only fifteen days left in which to send in your haiku on the theme of Volcano!

Not sure how to compose classical haiku? Check out my ideas at COMPOSING!

Don’t forget to find out what I’m looking for and how to submit before you send in your haiku! Full guidelines can be found HERE.


Theme: Volcano

8 June, 2022

Did you know that Pure Haiku will now be hosting TWO Featured Haiku Writers for every theme?

If you send in 5 outstanding classical haiku in the English language, before midnight on 30th June 2022, you’ll be in with a chance of getting one of the TWO Featured Haiku Writer slots for the theme of Volcano! Find out more at SELECTION.

Please read ALL the Guidelines on how to submit your haiku to Pure Haiku at Submission Email and Submit!

And please remember that I only approve comments that are written in PROSE! Please don’t submit comments written in haiku form (or any other poetical form) – they won’t appear… Check out the ABOUT page to find out why!


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