Just white daisies

We needed daisies, just white daisies. But oh, who had them. My white daisies were way past their best, Pauline had some but they were the variety which were very highly umm unfragrant……. So she put a mayday out to her friend who provided some and when they wilted I raided my friend Noela’s garden … Continue reading

Media Coverage

Donna Ryalls owns Simply Flowers in Musselburgh, a suburban shopping area in Dunedin. Simply Flowers seems an unlikely name as there is no way you could  call Donna’s arrangements, SIMPLE.  When she rang me and said she’d made a shoe and it was rather large I was imagining maybe a size 10 or 11 shoe.  … Continue reading

Don’t forget

Don’t forget the poets!!! The haiku poets appeared  here early on in the project but since then the artists have taken centre stage. The haiku poets are the backbone of our project so I thought it was time we highlighted their contribution. Check out their bios over at the heading The Poets. I had hoped … Continue reading

Sandra Simpson

Sandra Simpson lives in Tauranga and is secretary of the Katikati Haiku Pathway Committee, editor of the Haiku NewZ website and is co-organiser of this year’s Haiku Festival Aotearoa (in June). She has won several awards for her haiku and at the end of 2011 published her first collection, breath. Sandra works as a journalist … Continue reading