Bill Waters lives in Pennington, New Jersey, U.S.A., with his wonderful wife and their two amazing cats. :- )
He has been writing Japanese-style micropoetry since 1999 and has been sharing it with the world via social media since 2009.
In addition, Bill’s work has been popping up in e-zines and print journals here and there like mushrooms after a gentle summer rain.
His poems and prose can be found in journals / e-zines including Acorn, Akitsu Quarterly, American Tanka, Asahi Shimbun’s Asahi Haikuist Network, Atlas Poetica, Bacopa Literary Review, Brass Bell, Chrysanthemum, Contemporary Haibun Online, DailyHaiga, Frogpond, Gnarled Oak, Graceguts, Haibun Today, Haigaonline, Haiku News, Haiku Presence, Haikuniverse, Hedgerow, Mann Library Daily Haiku, Miriam’s Well, Modern Haiku, My Haiku Pond, Prune Juice, Ribbons, Seven by Twenty, Temps Libre, The Heron’s Nest, The Mamba: Journal of African Haiku, The Zen Space, Tinywords, Vines, Wild Plum, and World Haiku Review and in select anthologies such as Earth: Our Common Ground, Jumble Box, Neon Graffiti: Tanka and Other 5-Line Poems about Contemporary Life, and Seize the Poem: An Anthology. Several poems have also found a place in the Golden Haiku and Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar contests, and one, in the form of a video poem, was an official selection shown at the Miniature Film Festival, in Vancouver.
reflected in the window
* * * *