A LITTLE IRIS HAIKU CONTEST, CROATIA 2020
Deadline: January 31, 2021
Theme: Protection and restoration of nature and the nature-based solutions to achieve the sustainable development goals in its three complementary dimensions (social, economic and environmental). Please read the article by UN Environment Assembly at
Send 3 unpublished haiku by e-mail, to the coordinator D.V.Rozic: dvrozicatgmail.com
Subject: LITTLE IRIS HAIKU CONTEST
The results will be during March 2021. The winners will be informed by e-mail.
The contest will be judged by Neal Whitman.
BIO: Neal Whitman resides in Pacific Grove, California, with his wife, Elaine, where they retired as professional educators. Both are award-winning members of the Yuki Teikei Haiku Society. Neal is Vice President of the United Haiku and Tanka Society and haiku editor for Pulse: Voices from the Heart of Medicine. In 2019, Neal’s haiku won BEST USA in the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival and Gold Medal in the Ito En North American Haiku Grand Prix, having in past years won Silver and Bronze. Neal is the author of a haiku collection, From This Moment On, and a tanka collection, How Pleasant It Is, published by Cyberwit (2020).