Brand storytelling with haiku poetry

Haiku poetry is based on everyday experiences and putting them into three short lines. It’s a powerful way to become more present that clearly tells a story. Haiku poetry is all about being in the moment and being in the moment has become such an important and necessary part of life that most of us […]

Fall into haiku with uBlossom Retreats

With the fall season just around the corner and as school quickly approaches, it’s the perfect time to learn something new. I’m thrilled and honoured to facilitate another introductory workshop on haiku poetry with uBlossom Retreats on beautiful Vancouver Island at Strathcona Park Lodge. Walk with me in my world of Everyday Haiku from September […]

2 for 1 summer special template design offer!

As an entrepreneur, I know how challenging it is to keep up with industry changes. I have been working for years as a graphic designer and my haiku website is relatively new. Businesses evolve, grow and transform and I’m not alone with this. I know many of you who have two businesses or more and […]

Become a haiku poet with uBlossom Retreats

I’m thrilled and honoured to have been invited by Dennyse Harris of uBlossom Retreats to facilitate an introductory workshop on haiku poetry. Walk with me in my world of Everyday Haiku at Loon Lake in Maple Ridge from June 23-25. You will learn how tap into your creativity, be more present, slow down and connect […]

Taking a haiku holiday

Close to the beginning April I was blessed with going on a wonderful and much needed beach vacation with my main squeeze/partner/man friend to Sayulita, Mexico. It’s now been about a week since we got back and it already feels like it was a long time ago. It was a fantastic and relaxing trip that […]

Spring, cherry blossoms and haiku poetry

It’s cherry blossom time! Finally! After what felt like (and really was) a very long winter, the beginnings of spring are finally making an appearance here in Vancouver. A little late in the season but I’m finally seeing pink and white petals pop up here and there throughout the city. The cherry blossom is often […]

My first book! How Haiku Found Me

For a few months now I’ve had my book completed and have been procrastinating out of my own fear about putting it out there. But the time is right and I’m finally ready! Well, almost. 🙂 I’m in the process of turning it into a epub as well as a print version for those of […]

February is National Haiku Writing Month!

February is “National Haiku Writing Month”. At the end of January I wasn’t even aware if this. I’ve been posting some of my haiku and designs onto my Facebook page when I came across a link that informed me of this. Since February is a short month it’s become write a haiku a day month […]

The power of meow and haiku moments

Here we are at the end of January already. For me, 2017 has started off on a wee bit of a sad note. Actually, it was a rough ending to 2016 and a bumpy start to the year. For those of you who are pet owners will understand this blog. I adopted a sweet, beautiful […]

Bring in the New Year with haiku poetry

HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2017! Another year has flown by. Here we are saying good-bye to 2016 with reflection and thought and embracing a new year filled with hope and inspiration for what lies ahead. Like most of us, I like take to the time to review what I’ve accomplished over the past year. An overview […]