Elizabeth CrocketElizabeth Crocket

Born: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Resides: Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Elizabeth has had two books shortlisted for the American Haiku Foundation Touchstone Distinguished Books Award. She won the 2nd annual Jane Reichhold Photographic Haiga Contest and won 2nd prize in the H. Gene Murtha Senryu Contest. Elizabeth has been featured in the Haiku Foundation Haiga Galleries twice, showcasing her collage haiga and photo-haiga. She was co-judge of the Nicholas A. Virgilio Memorial Contest in 2020, and had a photo-haiga commissioned by the City of Burlington for an outdoor art and writing display. She has been widely published in most of the leading haiku journals, including Modern Haiku, Frogpond and Mayfly.

Website: Elizabethcrocket.com


 

resetting the clock
a longing
for the old me

Failed Haiku, Issue 8, July 2016

birds bouncing
on the telephone wire
news that it's a girl

Failed Haiku, Issue 8, July 2016

their headstone
whispering out loud
the news they'd want to hear

Issa's Untidy Hut, Wednesday Haiku #224, December 9, 2015

selecting plots
for eternal rest
cloudburst

Modern Haiku, Volume 44.1, Winter-Spring 2013

my scars
the best part of me
humbled

from Extra Candles by Elizabeth Crocket (print chapbook) published by Red Moon Press, 2016 (sold out)

housework
again today
remission

from Extra Candles by Elizabeth Crocket (print chapbook) published by Red Moon Press, 2016 (sold out)

hunger pangs-
a second chance
at the feast

from Extra Candles by Elizabeth Crocket (print chapbook) published by Red Moon Press, 2016 (sold out)