Marietta Jane McGregor
Born 1946 in Australia
Residing in Canberra, Australia
Marietta Jane McGregor is a botanist and journalist whose careers include palynology researcher, garden designer, university tutor, editor, science grant writer and astronomical observatory public education manager. Her haiku are published internationally in major journals, have featured on Japanese television, and have won awards in Japan, the UK and America.
Born 1970 in Malmö, Sweden
Living in Hässleholm, Sweden
Anna Maris writes japanese short poetry in Swedish and English. Her poetry collections are published by Red Moon Press and Miders förlag. She serves as a board member of the Swedish haiku society and is the editor of the society journal, Blåeld.