Videos

This page presents videos from our Haiku Northwest channel on YouTube, with the most recent first.

September 2021 video of seasonally arranged haiku and senryu by twenty poets from Washington State: Munira Judith Avinger, David A. Berger, Aidan Castle, Dianne Garcia, Connie Hutchison, Nicholas Klacsanzky, Carole MacRury, C. R. Manley, Lluvia Mayoko, Margaret D. McGee, Geoff Pope, Michelle Schaefer, Larry St Pierre, Joan D. Stamm, Dean Summers, R. J. Swanson, Angela Terry, Kathleen Tice, Richard Tice, and Michael Dylan Welch. Edited by Michael Dylan Welch and David A. Berger. Video by Michael Dylan Welch.

Winning haiku in the 2020 Porad Award sponsored by Haiku Northwest. Winners were Annette Makino, Kala Ramesh, and Brad Bennett, with honorable mentions to Andrea Cecon, Alan S. Bridges, and David Grayson. The judge was Julie Warther, and Ron Swanson served as the contest coordinators. Video by Michael Dylan Welch.

Winning haiku in the 2019 Porad Award sponsored by Haiku Northwest. Winners were Michele Root-Bernstein, Marietta McGregor, and Lon Risley, with honorable mentions to Kanchan Chatterjee, Raquel D. Bailey, and Kath Abela Wilson. The judge was Tom Painting, and Ron Swanson served as the contest coordinators. Video by Michael Dylan Welch.

Winning haiku in the 2018 Porad Award sponsored by Haiku Northwest. Winners were Margaret D. McGee, Michele L. Harvey, and Scott Mason, with honorable mentions to Melissa Alexander, Michael Dudley, Deborah P Kolodji, and Scott Mason. The judge was Francine Banwarth, and Richard and Kathleen Tice served as contest coordinators. Video by Michael Dylan Welch.

The poets in this video, at the 2019 Seabeck Haiku Getaway, are taking part in the first evening’s activity, reading a haiku of their own. This retreat has taken place annually in Seabeck, Washington, since 2008. Video by Gary Evans.

Here are readings by six haiku poets featured at the Seabeck Haiku Getaway held at the Seabeck Conference Center in Seabeck, Washington, in October of 2019. This year marked the twelfth annual Seabeck retreat. Poets featured in this video are Marco Fraticelli, Pat Benedict, William Scott Galasso, Jacquie Pearce, Angela Terry, and Ion Codrescu. Video by Gary Evans.

Attendees at the 2009 Seabeck Haiku Getaway read their haiku in beautiful Seabeck, Washington, October 2009. Video by Dejah Léger.