March 16, 2016
Attention Whatcom County haiku poets: the deadline for submitting cherry-blossom-themed haiku to The Ferndale Cherry Blossom Festival has been extended one week. The new submission deadline is Monday, March 21, 2016.
Each poet may submit two unpublished haiku poems. There are Youth and Adult categories and the winning haiku will be selected by Michael Dylan Welch. For guidelines, see Call To All Whatcom County Poets and find the submission form on The Ferndale Cherry Blossom Festival page.
For inspiration, see “Some Suggestions for Writing Haiku” on the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational page.