Born 1977, Kumasi, Ghana
Living in Kumasi, Ghana
Adjei is the co-founder of Africa Haiku Network and the Mamba Journal, Africa’s haiku voice. He became passionate about senryu in 2016, after his discovery of Failed Haiku, a journal edited by Michael Rehling that encouraged him to write and submit each approaching month. His interest is to grow this genre in his homeland and Africa, in addition to haiku/Afriku that he has been championing for some years now.
Born 1975, San Carlos City, Pangasinan, Philippines
Residing in Casantiagoan, Laoac, Pangasinan, Philippines
Billy Antonio is a poet, writer, and public school teacher. Some of his Japanese short form poetry have appeared in Failed Haiku, Prune Juice, Frameless Sky, Sonic Boom, Bones, The Heron's Nest, Daily Haiga, Akitsu Quarterly, among others. His poetry has won international recognition. He lives in the Philippines with his wife, Rowena, and his daughters, Asiel Sophie and Felicity.
Personal blog: http://themoss-coveredwell.blogspot.com/