Snapshot Press

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‘Snapshot Press sets the platinum standard for design and production values among haiku and tanka books. Their quality is unsurpassed. Indeed, books from Snapshot Press are always a tactile and poetic delight.’
—Michael Dylan Welch in Modern Haiku

Snapshot Press is an independent publisher specializing in English-language haiku, tanka and other short poetry by authors from around the world.

Founded in 1997, our publications include anthologies, single-author collections, and eighteen annual editions of The Haiku Calendar. Our books have been honoured by the Haiku Society of America, The Poetry Society of America, and The Haiku Foundation.

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The Windbreak Pine
by Wally Swist
‘Quietly elegant, meditative, and intelligent.’
— Adele Kenny

The Lammas Lands
by Matthew Paul
‘Haiku in all its stunning potency.’
— Roberta Beary

Gathering Dusk
by Ellen Compton
‘The haiku aesthetic at its best.’
— Dietmar Tauchner

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