Tea Haiku for September is written by Ms Claudia Coutu Radmore.
This year, the autumnal equinox for the Northern Hemisphere comes on September 22. So official Harvest Moon is October 5.
Please find the Haiku on your tea bags or on a sleeve of Tea to Go cups!
by the light
of the harvest moon
mending a teacup
Claudia Coutu Radmore
-Carleton Place, Ontario
Claudia Coutu Radmore is a poet, artist, and publisher. Her lyric and short-form poetry has been published widely, and anthologized internationally. She launched her first book of haiku, The Business of Isness (Éditions des petits nuages, Ottawa), at the 40th anniversary meeting of Haiku Canada in May 2017. Her publishing company, catkin press, launched four books of poetry this year. She is also the author of several chapbooks, and editor of a volume of collected letters: Arctic Twilight: Leonard Budgell and Canada’s Changing North (Blue Butterfly Books, Dundern Press, 2009). You may find out more about Claudia (and her works in progress) from her blog: https://claudiaradmore.com/