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Dr Tim Gardiner is an ecologist, poet and writer of stories. His scientific papers, poetry and prose have been published all over the world. Tim's poetic genres include Japanese short form (haibun, haiga, haiku, senryu, tanka, tanka prose), free verse and formal verse (metre/rhyme). Any feedback on the poems would be gratefully received by the author, please email timgardiner134@btinternet.com with any comments, good or bad.

Qualifications, awards and projects
Editorial team, Essex Naturalist (2003-)
PhD Grassland Management for Grasshoppers (2006) University of Essex
Fellow of the British Naturalists' Association (2007)
Shortlisted for the Amateur Entomologists' Society Hammond Award (2011)
Recipient of David Bellamy Award (2013) for distinction in natural history
Included in Who's Who in the World (2016)
Included in Who's Who in Science and Engineering (2016/17)
IUCN Grasshopper Specialist Group (2013-16)
British Naturalists' Association Grade Registration Board
Suffolk RSPB Poet In Residence (2014)
Bumblebee Conservation Trust Writer In Residence (2015)
British Naturalists' Association Poetry Competition Judge (2015)
Poet for Felixstowe Community Nature Reserve (2016)
Munnings Art Museum Poet In Residence (2017)
Columnist for Suspect Device punk fanzine (2016-)
Adviser to Springwatch (2015), glow-worms and groundhoppers filmed
British Haiku Society Tanka Awards (2014/15) runner up
Nominated (for railroad worm) for Haiku Foundation Touchstone Awards (2016)
Included in Europe's Top 100 Haiku Poets (2015, 2016)
Editor's Choice (for haiku and haibun), Cattails (2017)
Haiku in Japanese newspapers Asahi Shimbun (2015), Mainichi Shimbun (2015-17)
London Financial Times (2014), Eastern Daily Press and East Anglian Daily Times (2017)
Letters in The Guardian (glow-worms 2013), The Times (glow-worms 2016)
and Fortean Times (white enigma 2015)
Amateur kickboxing, 5th kyu first blue belt (WAKO accredited)

Scientific publications list here TG publications

Poetry publications
Poems published (or accepted) in Acorn, Aldeburgh Gazette, A Hundred Gourds, Akitsu Quarterly, Asahi Shimbun (Japanese newspaper), Atlas Poetica, Blithe Spirit, Bottle Rockets, Brass Bell, British Naturalist, Butterfly Dream, Camel Saloon, Cattails, Contemporary Haibun Online, Country-Side, Daily Haiku, Dead Snakes, Dual Coast Magazine, Eastern Daily Press, East Anglian Daily Times, Essex Field Club Newsletter, Essex Naturalist, Failed Haiku, Felixstowe Book Festival Blog, 50 Haikus, Financial Times, Frameless Sky, Frogpond, Gogyoshi Monthly, Great Yarmouth Mercury, Haibun Today, Haiku Journal, Haiku Today, Haiku in the Workplace, Hawstead Journal, Hedgerow, Inner Voices, Ink, Sweat & Tears, Inwood Indiana, Jawline Review, Jitter, Memoirs of a Geisha, Metaleptea, Modern Haiku, Norfolk Natterjack, Observations, One Man's Maple Moon, Otata, Paper Swans, Poetry Haiku, Poetry Quarterly, Poetry Nook, Plum Tree Tavern, Pop My Mind, Presence, Prune Juice, Ribbons, Salopeot, Scryptic, Skylark, Sonic Boom, Suspect Device (punk fanzine), Tanka Café, Tanka Journal, The Bamboo Hut, The Brief, The Cicada's Cry, The Dizzy Fansite, The Heron's Nest, The Mainichi (Japanese newspaper), The Mamba, The Neglected Ratio, The Other Bunny, The Seventh Quarry, Three Line Poetry, Twelve Rivers, Under The Basho, UFO Gigolo, VerseWrights, Visual Verse, White Admiral, Wild Plum, Words Down The Line, World Haiku Review and Zoomorphic.

Poetry anthologies/books/collections (poems in brackets) published and forthcoming
Homeland (the winter garden, 2013), The Vortice (the glasshouse, 2014), Sounds (seashells 2014), I Am Waiting (limbo, 2014), Est (the Medusa steps 2015), Soft Thunder (nightjars 2015), Awakening (Holbrook no more, the Mayflower Line 2015), Edge (Lovers' Leap 2015), A Splash of Water (water scorpion 2015), Spent Blossoms (oyster, windowsill fly 2015), The Wind That Blows Through Us (various 2015), Best of the Mainichi 2015 (peacock butterfly), Poetry on Spiders (spiders 2016), Poetry on Grey Squirrels (squirrels 2016), Poetry on Frogs (frogs 2016), 101 Cherry Blossom Haiku (fragile petal 2016), Glimpses of Felixstowe (whistle and I'll come to you, second skin 2016), Beginning (first light 2016), Full of Moonlight (summer seeds 2016), Ripples in the Sand (dust storm 2016), Haiku for Change (referendum day 2016), Driftfish (trawler gulls 2016), Neon Graffiti (kestrel, moth wings 2016), Best of the Mainichi 2016 (old man's beard, sumo), Earth: Our Common Ground (obsession, archangel 2017), Essex Belongs to Us (Wrabness 2017), Write Like Issa (world peace, dreams of Fuji 2017), Colchester (Friday Woods, rope), Ekphrasis (whiteout 2017), Butterfly Dream Vol. III (starling murmuration), One Man's Maple Moon Vol. III (honking geese), On Down the Road (Mount Rushmore 2017), Apparitions (various), They Gave Us Life (summit cairn), Alde Valley Festival Anthology (curiosities), The Right Touch of the Sun (haymakers 2017), Haiku for Change (draining the swamp 2017), Fire and Flint Anthology (sparks)

Prose (short stories, haibun/tanka prose, journal in brackets) published and forthcoming
Lentil Soup (Lost Paper 2014), Shards (Ten Word Journal 2014), Mistletoe (Ten Word Journal 2014), Malvern Memories (Country-Side 2014), The Unknown Cricket (Country-Side 2015), 5 stories, What's Your Story Exhibition (2015), The Second Step (Contemporary Haibun Online 2016), Between Storms (Haibun Today 2016), Return to Skipper's Island (Country-Side 2016), The Flintknapper's Ghost (Akitsu Quarterly 2016), A Dusting of Daffodils (Essex Naturalist 2016), The Townhall Clock (Haibun Today 2016), Santon Downham (Dead Snakes 2016), Sad Hill (Contemporary Haibun Online 2016), Second Skin (Glimpses of Felixstowe 2016), Ticks (Akitsu Quarterly 2016), Ben Lettery (Skylark 2016), Tatty Seaside Towns (Suspect Device 2016), Kingairloch (Contemporary Haibun Online 2016), The Sundance Kid (The Other Bunny 2016), Geese (Contemporary Haibun Online 2016), Skeleton Wood (Contemporary Haibun Online 2016), The Moot Mole Cricket (Aldeburgh Gazette 2016), Night of the Murdered Poets (The Other Bunny 2017), Wrabness (Essex Belongs to Us 2017), The Old Seawall (Ribbons 2017), Obsession (Common Ground 2017), Archangel (Common Ground 2017), A Letter from the Butterfly Garden (Haibun Today 2017), Tandle Hill (Suspect Device 2017), The Haikuist (Cattails 2017), The Secret Chamber (Contemporary Haibun Online 2017), The Walls (Blithe Spirit 2017), The Death Star Disco (Contemporary Haibun Online 2017), Cats Only Live Once (Pop My Mind 2017), Elizabeth (Haibun Today 2017), Cheat (The Dizzy Fansite 2017), Hut 6 (Presence 2017), Expectations (Blithe Spirit 2017), Pleshey (Hedgerow 2017), The Drifter (Failed Haiku 2017), Bottle Party (Failed Haiku 2017), A Flower in December (Cattails 2017), Snowflakes in Summer (Skylark), Forest Fire (Salopeot), A Bad Year for Apples (Salopeot), Rope (Colchester book), Hangman's Hill (Apparitions), Bones (The Seventh Quarry), Rehab (The Seventh Quarry), The Water Between Us (Haibun Today), Hide and Seek (Haibun Today), The Watchman (Presence), Summer at Skyfall (Blithe Spirit), Penelope (Blithe Spirit), The Witches' Tree (Scryptic), The Ducking Stool (Scryptic)

Festivals/cafes/meetings read at + exhibitions
Orthopterists' Meeting (2012, 2015) Natural History Museum, London
Suffolk Poetry Festival (2014-16) John Peel Centre, Stowmarket
Compton Verney Bunting World Record Exhibition, Warwickshire (2014)
Essex Moth Group Annual Meeting (2015) The Green Centre, Wat Tyler CP, Basildon
What's Your Story Microfiction Exhibition, University of Essex (2015)
SPS Desert Island Poems, Bury (2015), read poem (the homeless) written by Terry Waite
BIG LIT Festival, Dumfries & Galloway (2015, 2016), haiku and tanka exhibited
Wenlock Poetry Festival (2015), haiku exhibited with Cabinet of Curiosity
Bumblebee Conservation Trust, Pollination Conference, Chesterfield, Writer in Residence (2015)
British Naturalists' Assocation, Haiku Poetry Walk and Competition (2015)
Felixstowe Book Festival (2015, 2016) Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe
Essex Poetry Festival (2015), Cramphorn Theatre, Chelmsford
Aldeburgh Beach Lookout (2015, 2016), National Poetry Day
Aldeburgh Poetry Festival open mic (2015)
Alde Valley !Cornucopia! Festival (2016)
Ferry Tales Festival, Brandon (2016)
Do You Speak Seagull?, ONCA Gallery, Brighton (2016)
Haiku exhibited at Ohanami Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria (2016)
Haiku workshop 'Turning Japanese' and competition at Woodbridge Youth Poetry Festival (2016)
Haiku workshop 'Turning Japanese' at University of Suffolk, December (2016)
Haiku published in International Women's Haiku Festival (2017)
Haiku and tanka exhibited in the Munnings and the River Exhibition (2017)
Hosted poetry evening at the Spirit of the Stour Festival (2017)
Brandon Fire and Flint Festival (2017)
Arlingtons Poetry Café (Ipswich), Browsers (Woodbridge), Felixstowe Café Poets, Poetry Wivenhoe, Poetree Walks, Shotley Open Verse, reader (2014-)

Books
1. Hopping Back to Happiness Conserving grasshoppers on farmland (2009). VDM.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Hopping-back-happiness-Conserving-grasshoppers/dp/363917383X link
2. Glowing, glowing, gone? The Plight of the Glow-worm in Essex (2011). British Naturalists' Association.
http://www.bna-naturalists.org/publications.html link
3. The Natural History of Waveney Forest (2014). Forrest Text.
http://www.nhbs.com/title/204056/the-natural-history-of-waveney-forest link
4. Wilderness (2015). Brambleby Books.
http://www.bramblebybooks.co.uk/wilderness.asp link
5. East of Arras (2015). Poppy Poetry.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/East-Arras-Private-Charles-Gardiner/dp/1511702583/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1439329672&sr=1-1 link
6. Duck on the Menu (2015). Writtle Old Boys' Cricket Club.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Duck-Menu-Story-Writtle-Cricket/dp/1508876037/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1442082352&sr=1-2 link
7. Sea Wall Biodiversity Handbook (2015). RPS.
http://www.essexfieldclub.org.uk/portal/p/Sea+Wall+Biodiversity+Handbook link
8. The Voyage of the Queen Bee (2016). Bumblebee Conservation Trust.
http://timsinsectadventures.blogspot.co.uk/ link
9. On the Edge (2017). Brambleby Books.
http://www.bramblebybooks.co.uk/on_the_edge.asp link
10. Geronimo the Grasshopper (2017). Essex Field Club.
http://timsinsectadventures.blogspot.co.uk/p/geronimo-grasshopper.html link
11. Hillsides and High Tides (forthcoming). Skylark Publishing.

Booklets/pamphlets
1. Insect Emptiness (2012). Essex Field Club.
2. Glory Days (2014). Chignal Cricket Club.

Poetry and fiction news

Haibun to be published in Scryptic
Haibun (The Witches' Tree, The Ducking Stool, 6 haiku) to be published in Scryptic 1.3.

Haiku to be published in Hedgerow
Haiku (killer frost) to be published in Hedgerow Issue 121.

Political haiku in Haiku for Change
Haiku (draining the swamp) published in 2nd Annual Haiku for Change collection on 100k Poets for Change.
http://www.100tpcmedia.org/100TPC2012/wp-content/uploads/My_Haiku_Pond_2nd_Annual_Haiku_for_Change_Event_2017-1.pdf link

Tanka prose to be published in Blithe Spirit
Tanka prose (Penelope) inspired by The White Canoe (Alfred Munnings) to be published in Blithe Spirit.

Haiku to be published in Fire and Flint Anthology
Haiku sequence (3 poems) to be published in Fire and Flint Anthology.

Haibun and haiku to be published in Blithe Spirit
Haibun (Summer at Skyfall) and haiku (zip wire, leapfrog, crossbar) to be published in Blithe Spirit.

Haibun and senryu published in Failed Haiku
Haibun (The Drifter, Bottle Party) and senryu (poolside dogs, HMS Victory, quicksand, punk gig)
published in Failed Haiku.
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue22.pdf link

Tanka prose to be published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (Hide and Seek, 3 tanka) to be published in Haibun Today.

Haibun to be published in Presence
Haibun (The Watchman) to be published in Presence 59.

Haiku to be published in Presence
Haiku (empty barge, empty pavilion) to be published in Presence 59.

Haibun to be published in Haibun Today
Haibun (The Water Between Us, 1 haiku) to be published in Haibun Today 12.1.

Poem published in Visual Verse
Poem (boot hill) published in Visual Verse, Vol. 4, Chapter 11, September 2017.
http://visualverse.org/submissions/boot-hill/ link

Tanka prose to be published in Skylark
Tanka prose (snowflakes in summer, 3 tanka) to be published in Skylark Issue 5.2.

Haiku published in Under the Basho
Personal best haiku (suicide forest) published in Under the Basho 2017.
http://underthebasho.com/2017-issue/poets-personal-best/1950-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haiku published in Under the Basho
Modern haiku (autumn crickets, floodlight starlings, pondskater, ice) published in Under the Basho 2017.
http://underthebasho.com/2017-issue/modern-haiku/1951-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haiku published in Memoirs of a Geisha
Haiku (catching grasshoppers) translated into Italian and published in Memoirs of a Geisha.
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/09/01/tim-gardiner-2/ link

Haiku published in Memoirs of a Geisha
Alfred Munnings haiku (sandpit) translated into Italian and published in Memoirs of a Geisha.
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/08/31/tim-gardiner/ link

Haiku published in Under the Basho
One-line haiku (April breeze, noctilucent cloud, rainbow's end) published in Under the Basho 2017.
http://www.underthebasho.com/2017-issue/one-line-haiku/1949-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haibun published in Cattails
Haibun (A Flower in December, 1 haiku) published in Cattails October 2017 Issue.
http://www.cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattails_final_Oct2017.pdf link

Poem published in Visual Verse
Poem (lone tree saloon) published in Visual Verse, Vol. 4, Chapter 10, August 2017.
http://visualverse.org/submissions/lone-tree-saloon/ link

Haiku to be published in Acorn
Haiku (mayfly) to be published in Acorn Issue 39.

Haibun published in Hedgerow
Haibun (Pleshey, 4 haiku) published in Hedgerow Issue 120.

Haibun on The Dizzy Fansite
Haibun (Cheat, 2 haiku) on The Dizzy Fansite Facebook page.
https://www.facebook.com/thedizzyfansite/posts/10155118903562946 link

Tanka to be published in TSA Anthology
Tanka (haymakers) to be published in Tanka Society of America Anthology 2017.

Tanka prose published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (All Around the Wrekin, 3 tanka) published in Haibun Today 11.3.
http://www.haibuntoday.com/ht113/TP_Gardiner_AllAround.html link

Haiku and tanka to be published in Alde Valley Festival Anthology
Haiku (pink gull, green gourd) and tanka (single chair, embers, rusted scythe)
to be published in Alde Valley Festival Anthology.

Haiku to be published in They Gave Us Life Anthology
Haiku (summit cairn) to be published in They Gave Us Life: Celebrating Mothers and Fathers in Haiku.

Haiku and haibun published in Blithe Spirit
Haiku (batting crease, coracle, lone ranger) and haibun (Expectations) published in Blithe Spirit 27.3.

Haibun published on Pop My Mind
Haibun (Cats Only Live Once, 1 haiku) published on Pop My Mind.
http://www.popmymind.com/content/1871 link

Haiku published in The Mainichi
Haiku (decree absolute) published in The Mainichi, 13th June 2017
http://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20170524/p2g/00m/0fe/098000c link

Poem published in Visual Verse
Poem (gums) published in Visual Verse, Vol. 4, Chapter 8, June 2017.
http://visualverse.org/submissions/gums-2/ link

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Haibun (The Death Star Disco, 2 haiku) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 13.2.
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages132/Gardiner_TheDeath.html link

Haibun published in Presence
Haibun (hut 6) published in Presence 58.

Haiku published in Presence
Haiku (Fuji shrine) published in Presence 58.

Haiku to be published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (Basho's crater, Milky Way, seven sisters) to be published in Akitsu Quarterly Winter 2017 issue.

Poems to be published in Memoirs of a Geisha
Haiku and tanka translated into Italian and published in Memoirs of a Geisha.
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/05/04/tim-gardiners-haiku/ link
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/05/06/tim-gardiners-haiku-2/ link
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/05/12/tim-gardiner-haiku/ link
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/tim-gardiner-haiku-2/ link
https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2017/07/02/tim-gardiner-tanka/ link

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Poem published in Visual Verse
Poem (victims) published in Visual Verse, Vol. 4, Chapter 7, May 2017.
http://visualverse.org/submissions/victims/ link

Haiku published in Otata
Haiku (wood bank) published in Otata, Issue 17, May 2017.
https://otatablog.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/otata-may-2017.pdf link

Poems to be published in Apparitions
Haiku, tanka and haibun (7 poems) to be published in Apparitions.

Tanka prose published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (Elizabeth, 3 tanka) published in Haibun Today 11.2.
http://haibuntoday.com/ht112/TP_Gardiner_Elizabeth.html link

Haiku published in HSA Anthology
Haiku (Mount Rushmore) published in 2017 Haiku Society of America On Down the Road Anthology.

Haiku in The Haiku Foundation collection
Three haiku (Earthrise: theme reconciliation) on THF to mark International Haiku Poetry Day, April 17th 2017 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/earthrise/earthrise2017.pdf link

Tanka to be published in One Man's Maple Moon Vol. III
Tanka (honking geese) to be published in One Man's Maple Moon Vol. III.

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Colourful haiku (bingo lights) published in Brass Bell, May 2017 issue.
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2017/05/colorful-haiku.html link

Haiku included in Best of the Mainichi 2016
Haiku (old man's beard, sumo) featured in Best of Mainichi 2016
https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20170410/p2a/00m/0na/016000d link

Haiku published in Inner Voices
Haiku (tea party, Joshua tree) published in Inner Voices, part of International Women's Haiku Festival.
https://jenniferhambrick.com/2017/03/29/international-womens-haiku-festival-poems-by-tim-gardiner/ link

Haiku published in The Cicada's Cry
Haiku (silent movie) published in The Cicada's Cry Spring 2017.

Tanka prose published in Suspect Device
Tanka prose (Tandle Hill, 4 tanka) published in Suspect Device punk fanzine column.
http://suspectdevicehq.blogspot.co.uk/p/columns.html link

Haiku published in Eastern Daily Press
Haiku (Iken) published in Eastern Daily Press and East Anglian Daily Times 'Heaven' supplement
18th September 2017.

Haiku to be published in Butterfly Dream Vol. III
Haiku (starling murmuration) to be published in Butterfly Dream Vol. III.

Poem published in Salopeot
Poem (dark matter) published in Salopeot Issue 165.

Haibun to be published in Salopeot
Haibun (forest fire, a bad year for apples, 2 haiku) to be published in Salopeot.

Haiku published in Hedgerow
Haiku (ha-ha) published in Hedgerow, Issue 110.

Haiku published in Blithe Spirit
Haiku (forget-me-nots, platform light, shutter snow) and haibun (The Walls, 2 haiku) published
in Blithe Spirit 27.2.

Haibun published in Cattails
Haibun (the haikuist, 2 haiku) published in Cattails, April 2017 issue, Editor's Choice.
http://www.cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattails_APRIL2017_copy3.pdf link

Haiku published in Cattails
Haiku (goldeneye) published in Cattails, April 2017 issue, Editor's Choice.
http://www.cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattails_APRIL2017_copy3.pdf link

Haiku to be published in BHS anthology
Alfred Munnings haiku (whiteout) to be published in British Haiku Society 'Ekphrasis' anthology. 

Haiku published in Hedgerow
Haiku (rusted plough) published in Hedgerow, Issue 109.
https://hedgerowpoems.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/hedgerow-109.pdf link

Haiku published in The Mamba
Haiku (warthog, giraffes, savannah fire) published in The Mamba Issue 3 journal of the
Africa Haiku Network. https://africahaikunetwork.files.wordpress.com/2016/11/mamba-iii-final.pdf link

Poetry review
Feedback on childhood poem 'Bottles' in The Seventh Quarry.
https://poeticoxana.wordpress.com/2017/02/10/the-seventh-quarry-issue-24-summer-autumn-2016-and-my-poems/ link

Tanka published in Skylark
Tanka (Stone Mountain, Standing Rock) and 3 tanka pairs (with Alexandra Davis) published in Skylark 5.1.

Senryu published in Failed Haiku
Five senryu (cheeseburger, basho's house, new year, leap second, jabba) published in Failed Haiku 2.14.
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue14.pdf link

Tanka prose published in Aldeburgh Gazette
Tanka prose (the moot mole cricket, 1 tanka) published in Aldeburgh Gazette No. 625.
http://www.southwoldpress.co.uk/aldgaz.pdf link

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Haibun (the secret chamber, 1 haiku) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 13.1.
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages131/Gardiner_TheSecret.html link

Poem and haibun to be published in Colchester anthology
Poem (Friday Woods) and haibun (rope, 2 haiku) to be published in Colchester anthology.

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Haiku (arterial road) published in Brass Bell, February 2017 issue, based on events of 18th January, 2017.
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/haiku-written-on-january-18-2017.html link

Tanka prose published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (a letter from the butterfly garden, 2 tanka) published in Haibun Today 11.1.
http://haibuntoday.com/ht111/TP_Gardiner_ALetter.html link

Haiku published in Issa book
Haiku (world peace, dreams of Fuji) published in Write Like Issa: A Haiku How To.
https://www.createspace.com/6847811 link

Poem to be published in The Seventh Quarry
Poem (the haunted room) to be published in The Seventh Quarry February 2018 issue.

Tanka prose to be published in The Seventh Quarry
Tanka prose (rehab, 1 tanka) to be published in The Seventh Quarry February 2018 issue.

Haibun to be published in The Seventh Quarry
Haibun (bones, 2 haiku) to be published in The Seventh Quarry February 2018 issue.

Haiku published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (bluebell) published in Akitsu Quarterly Spring 2017 issue.

Haiku published in the Financial Times
Workplace haiku (poet's day, emails) published in the Financial Times 9th October 2014
republished in Haiku in the Workplace 11th January 2017.
http://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/01/11/haiku-in-the-workplace-balancing-work-with-life/ link

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Description of haiku
One word to describe haiku included on Daily Haiku.
https://charlottedigregorio.wordpress.com/2017/01/08/your-words-to-describe-haiku/ link

Tanka prose published in Ribbons
Tanka prose (the old seawall, 2 tanka) published in Ribbons 13.1
Journal of the Tanka Society of America.

Haiku published in Butterfly Dream
Haiku (winter rain, crane at dusk) translated into Chinese in Butterfly Dream.
http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/2017/09/butterfly-dream-winter-rain-haiku-by.html link

Tanka to be published in One Man's Maple Moon
Tanka (dark memorial) to be translated into Chinese in One Man's Maple Moon.

Haiku published in The Heron's Nest
Haiku (young coppice) published in The Heron's Nest 19.1.
http://www.theheronsnest.com/March2017/haiku-p9.html link

Tanka published in Ribbons
Tanka (paper crane) published in Ribbons 13.1, Journal of the Tanka Society of America.

Haiku published in The Mainichi, Japanese newspaper
Haiku (sumo) published in Japanese newspaper, The Mainichi, 29th December 2016
http://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20161129/p2g/00m/0fe/096000c link

Tanka prose published in Essex anthology
Tanka prose (Wrabness, 4 tanka) published in Essex Belongs to Us anthology.

Haiku published in Wild Plum
Haiku (white horse) published in Wild Plum 3.1.
https://wildplumhaiku.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/wild-plum-spring-summer-2017.pdf link

Haiku published in Presence
Haiku (grey plover, limpet) published in Presence 57.

Senryu published in Ink, Sweat & Tears
Senryu (Christmas Eve, high chair) published in Ink, Sweat & Tears.
http://www.inksweatandtears.co.uk/pages/?p=12898 link.

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Happiness haiku (robin) published in Brass Bell, January 2017.
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/happiness-haiku.html link.

Tanka published in One Man's Maple Moon
Tanka (loneliness of winter) translated into Chinese in One Man's Maple Moon
http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/one-mans-maple-moon-single-thread-tanka.html link.

Poetry workshop University of Suffolk
Led 'Turning Japanese' poetry workshop (haiku for beginners) on 13th December 2016
at University of Suffolk.

Haiku published in Blithe Spirit
Haiku (shrine steps, cumulus clouds) and tanka (art museum) published in Blithe Spirit 27.1.

Poetry reading Do You Speak Seagull?
Read haibun (trawler gulls) and tanka prose (the old seawall) on 3rd December 2016 as part of the Zoomorphic Driftfish anthology launch at the ONCA Gallery, Brighton, part of Do You Speak Seagull? season.

Poem published in Salopeot
Poem (Curbar Gap) published in Salopeot Issue 162 Winter 2016

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Two haibun (geese, Skeleton Wood) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 12.4.
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages124/Gardiner_Geese.html link
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages124/Gardiner_Skeleton.html link

Haiku published in Under the Basho
Modern haiku (blackberries, cockerel, Fuji blossom, Pompeii, Rusunoki) published in Under the Basho 2016.
http://www.underthebasho.com/2016-issue/modern-haiku/1795-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haiku published in Under the Basho
Personal Best haiku (distant hill) published in Under the Basho 2016.
http://www.underthebasho.com/2016-issue/poets-personal-best/1774-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Haiku (house of wax) published in Brass Bell HomePlace issue, December 2016.
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/homeplace-collection-of-small-poems.html link

Haiku published in Under the Basho
One line haiku (fly fisherman, grasshopper moods) published in Under the Basho 2016.
http://www.underthebasho.com/2016-issue/one-line-haiku/1758-gardiner,-tim.html link

Haiku published in Hedgerow
Tokyo haiku (field crickets, Fuji view, Japanese spa) published in Hedgerow Issue 100.
https://hedgerowpoems.wordpress.com/2016/12/16/100/ link

Haibun published in The Other Bunny
Haibun (night of the murdered poets) published in The Other Bunny.
https://theotherbunny.wordpress.com/2017/01/02/night-of-the-murdered-poets/ link

Haibun published in The Other Bunny
Haibun (the sundance kid) published in The Other Bunny.
https://theotherbunny.wordpress.com/2016/12/19/the-sundance-kid/ link

Children's haiku poetry judge's report
Woodbridge Youth Poetry Festival children's haiku competition judge's report in Woodbridgian Weekly Vol 27 No. 8, 3 winning poems and 7 commended included
http://us12.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3f9e4262178f82a4d5060d9b0&id=8f3085c250 link

Tanka prose published in Common Ground anthology
Tanka prose (obsession x 2 tanka, archangel, 1 tanka) published in Earth: Our Common Ground anthology (Skylark Books)

Poetry workshop Woodbridge Youth Poetry Festival
Led 'Turning Japanese' poetry workshop (haiku for beginners) and judged competition
on 2nd November 2016 at Woodbridge Youth Poetry Festival at Woodbridge School.

Haiku published in Sonic Boom
Haiku (railroad worm) published in Sonic Boom 7.
http://media.wix.com/ugd/61020d_cc584f6dc71f4b8aa182fa0c37682ec8.pdf link

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Haiku (family) published in Brass Bell.
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/11/family-haiku.html link

Haiku published in Frogpond
Haiku (smaller cairn) published in Frogpond 39.3.

Photograph on Pop My Mind
Photograph (isolation) published on Pop My Mind. http://www.popmymind.com/content/820 link

Haiga on Pop My Mind
Angel of the East haiga published on Pop My Mind.
http://www.popmymind.com/content/818 link

Poem published in Words Down The Line
Poem (cormorant) published in Words Down The Line.

Haiku published in Driftfish anthology
Haiku (trawler gulls) published in Driftfish anthology (Zoomorphic).

Political haiku in Haiku for Change
Brexit haiku published in Haiku for Change collection on 100k Poets for Change webpage.
http://www.100tpcmedia.org/100TPC2012/2016/09/michael-smeer-my-haiku-pond-haiku-for-change-haarlemmermeer-netherlands-2016/ link

Poetry reading Pump and Grind, Ipswich
Read the glasshouse, the lake lies and Yarmouth rock in Get on the Soapbox Open Mic at the Pump and Grind for National Poetry Day on 6th October 2016.

Poetry reading Aldeburgh Lookout
Read a letter from the butterfly garden at Aldeburgh Lookout for National Poetry Day on 6th October 2016.

Tanka published in Neon Graffiti anthology
Tanka (kestrel, moth wings) published in Neon Graffiti: Tanka Poetry of Urban Life anthology (Kei Books)

Tanka sequence published in Atlas Poetica
Sequence of Shakespeare tanka (ghosts, 3 tanka each) with Felixstowe poet Alexandra Davis published in Atlas Poetica, Issue 27

Poetry reading Alde Valley Festival
Read poems (ticks, whistle and I'll come to you) at Alde Valley Festival, 1st October 2016.

Haiku published in The Heron's Nest
Haiku (suicide forest) published in The Heron's Nest 18.4
http://www.theheronsnest.com/December2016/haiku-p9.html link.

Haiku published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (rabbit moon, summit shrine) published in Akitsu Quarterly Winter 2016 issue

Poems published in Suspect Device punk fanzine
Poems (the winter garden, the lost generation and limbo) published in Suspect Device online fanzine
http://www.suspectdevicezine.co.uk/Suspect_Device/Inflamable_Material/Entries/2016/9/28_Tatty_Seaside_Towns_-_Tim_Gardiner.html link.

Haiku written in Basho Museum, Tokyo
Haiku (autumn crickets) written and left in Basho Museum, Tokyo, 24th September 2016

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Tokyo haiku (palace swans) published in Brass Bell October 2016
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/10/haiku-written-on-september-22-2016.html?m=1 link.

Poetry reading Ferry Tales, Brandon
Three haibun (flintknapper's ghost, Santon Downham, ticks) read at Ferry Tales event,
Brandon, 18th September 2016.

Tanka published in One Man's Maple Moon
Tanka (honking geese) translated into Chinese in One Man's Maple Moon
http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/2016/09/one-mans-maple-moon-honking-geese-tanka.html link.

Poem published in Salopeot
Poem (London's lung) published in Salopeot Issue 161 Autumn 2016

Haiku published in Blithe Spirit
Four haiku (blind summit, crackle, graduation day and storm clouds) published in Blithe Spirit 26.4

Tanka published in Ribbons
Tanka (Tandle Hill) published in Ribbons 12.3, Journal of the Tanka Society of America

Tanka published in TSA Anthology
Tanka (dust storm) published in Tanka Society of America 2016 members' anthology 'Ripples in the Sand'

Haiku published in Presence
Haiku (donkey ride, thrift) published in Presence 56

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Haibun (Kingairloch, 4 haiku) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 12.3
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages123/Gardiner_kingairloch.html link

Haiku featured in Daily Haiku
Haiku (distant hill) featured in Daily Haiku
https://charlottedigregorio.wordpress.com/2016/08/27/daily-haiku-aug-27-2016/ link

Haiku published in Acorn
Haiku (winter rain) published in Acorn Issue 37

Tanka and tanka prose published in Skylark
Tanka (space station, sand castle) and tanka prose (Ben Lettery) published in Skylark 4.2

Haiku and haibun published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (Saturn's rings, wart-biter) and haibun (ticks) published in Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2016 issue

Haiku published in The Mainichi, Japanese newspaper
Haiku (old man's beard) published in Japanese newspaper, The Mainichi, 16th July 2016
http://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20160622/p2g/00m/0fe/105000c link

Tanka sequence published in The Bamboo Hut
Childhood tanka sequence with Alexandra Davis (3 tanka) published in The Bamboo Hut 2016

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Kitchen haiku (evening mist) published in Brass Bell September 2016
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/09/kitchen-haiku.html link

Mention in Resurgence and Ecologist Magazine
Mentioned in Resurgence and Ecologist Magazine Issue 297 July/August 2016 as Felixstowe Community Nature Reserve poet.

Haiku published in HSA Anthology
Haiku (summer seeds) published in Haiku Society of America members' anthology - Full of Moonlight.

Haiku published in BHS Anthology
Haiku (first light) published in British Haiku Society 2016 members' anthology - Beginning

Haiku published in Blithe Spirit
Three haiku (robin's nest, wasp gall, Bill's mothers) published in Blithe Spirit 26.3

Haiku published in World Haiku Review
Two haiku (climber's boot, tractor rust) published in World Haiku Review June 2016
https://sites.google.com/site/worldhaikureview2/june-2016/haiku-page-1-neo-classical link.

Poems published in Glimpses of Felixstowe
Poems (whistle and I'll come to you, second skin haibun) published in Glimpses of Felixstowe anthology

Poetry reading Felixstowe Book Festival
Read for Felixstowe Café Poets at Felixstowe Book Festival at Orwell Hotel on 25th June 2016.

Haiku published in Butterfly Dream
Haiku (sea shells) translated into Chinese in Butterfly Dream
http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/2016/06/butterfly-dream-sea-shell-haiku-by-tim.html link.

Senryu published in Dead Snakes
Senryu sequence (Punku, 6 haiku) published in Dead Snakes
http://deadsnakes.blogspot.co.uk/2016/06/tim-gardiner-punku.html link.

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Haibun (Sad Hill, 1 haiku) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 12.2
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages122/Gardiner_Sad.html link.

Haibun published in Dead Snakes
Haibun (Santon Downham, 1 haiku) published in Dead Snakes
http://deadsnakes.blogspot.co.uk/2016/06/tim-gardiner-two-poems.html link.

Poem published in Salopeot
Poem (reflections in the loch) published in Salopeot Issue 160 Summer 2016

Haiku sequence published in Dead Snakes
Chernobyl haiku sequence (Pripyat pioneers, 5 haiku) published in Dead Snakes
http://deadsnakes.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/tim-gardiner-haiku-sequence.html link.

Haiku published in Cattails
Haiku (summit fever) published in Cattails May 2016 Issue
http://www.unitedhaikuandtankasociety.com/haiku162=11.html link.

Tanka prose published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (the townhall clock, 2 tanka) published in Haibun Today 10.2
http://haibuntoday.com/ht102/TP_Gardiner_TheTownhall.html link.

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Haiku (river riffles) published in Brass Bell Haiku Journal May 2016 issue
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/small-things.html link.

Tanka prose published in Essex Naturalist
Tanka prose (a dusting of daffodils, 3 tanka) published in Essex Naturalist Vol. 33

Haiku published in Great Yarmouth Mercury
Haiku in memoriam (cormorants) published in Great Yarmouth Mercury 22nd April 2016

Haiku included in Cherry Blossom Collection
Haiku (fragile petal) translated into Bulgarian featured in 101 Cherry Blossom Haiku 2016, a collection produced from the Second International Haiku Contest Entries of the Ohanami Festival in Sofia, Bulgaria
https://vidahaiku.wordpress.com/one-hundred-and-one-cherry-blossom-haiku/ link

Tanka published in Frameless Sky
Tanka (loveless gaze, bonds) published in Frameless Sky Issue 4
http://framelesssky.weebly.com/ link

Haiku included in Best of the Mainichi 2015
Haiku (peacock butterfly) featured in Best of Mainichi 2015
http://cdn.mainichi.jp/vol1/2016/04/19/20160419p2a00m0na021000q/0.pdf link

Poems exhibited at BIG LIT Festival 14-17th April 2016
Haiku and tanka poems exhibited at BIG LIT Festival, April 2016 http://www.biglit.org/ link

Haiku posted on The Haiku Foundation Blog
Three haiku (Earthrise: theme foodcrops) on THF blog to mark International Haiku Poetry Day, April 17th 2016 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/earthrise/earthrise2016.pdf link

Poetry reading SPS Open Mic
Read poems (obsession, Pin Mill pirates, the nothing man) on 15th April 2016 at Suffolk Poetry Society open mic (treasure theme).

Tanka published in Ribbons
Tanka (tears, glow-worm) published in Ribbons 12.2, Journal of the Tanka Society of America

Haiku published in Twelve Rivers
Haiku (Iken) published in Twelve Rivers 7.1 Spring 2016.

Haiku published in Brass Bell
Haiku (fortune teller) published in Brass Bell Haiku Journal April 2016 issue
http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/2016/04/april-issue-one-line-haiku.html link.

Poetry reading for Manningtree Museum Group
Reading about great uncle's war diary for Manningtree Museum and Local History Group on 30th March 2016 in Manningtree.

Poetry reading Poetry Wivenhoe
Support reader on 24th March 2016 at Poetry Wivenhoe.

Haiku published in Presence
Haiku (rutting season) published in Presence Issue 55.

Haiku published in A Hundred Gourds
Haiku (crane at dusk) published in A Hundred Gourds Issue 5.3, 2016.
http://www.ahundredgourds.com/ahg53/haiku05.html link.

Haiku and haibun published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (owl pellet, mountain butterfly) and haibun (flintknapper's ghost) published in Akitsu Quarterly Summer 2016 issue

Tanka published in Tanka Cafe
Tanka (restharrow) published in Tanka Cafe (Ribbons 12.1)

Senryu published in Failed Haiku
Senryu (disorder) published in Failed Haiku Issue 1.4
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue4.pdf link.

Poems published in Blithe Spirit
Haiku/senryu (minotaur beetle, shipping forecast, Angel Eyes) published in Blithe Spirit 26.2

Poem published in Salopeot
Poem (townhall clock) published in Salopeot Issue 159 Spring 2016

Senryu published in Prune Juice
Senryu (jazz) published in Prune Juice Issue 18
https://prunejuice.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/pj-issue-18-march-1603.pdf link.

Haiku published in Sonic Boom
Haiku (escarpment rain) published in Sonic Boom Issue 5
http://media.wix.com/ugd/61020d_bf7db8a42ede480e8acaedef67f4092c.pdf link.

Tanka prose published in Haibun Today
Tanka prose (between storms, 2 tanka) published in Haibun Today 10.1
http://haibuntoday.com/ht101/TP_Gardiner_Between.html link.

Tanka sequence published in The Bamboo Hut
Tanka sequence (3 tanka) with Alexandra Davis (inspired by Atacama desert) published in The Bamboo Hut Summer 2016 Issue http://issuu.com/stevewilkinson4/docs/tbh_spring_2016_final/1?e=18906724/35642595 link.

Poem published on Felixstowe Book Festival Blog
Poem (shake hole) published as part of Felixstowe Café Poets 'love' theme on Felixstowe Book Festival blog
http://felixstowebookfestival.co.uk/2667/love5 link.

Poem published on Felixstowe Book Festival Blog
Poem (oystercatcher) published as part of Felixstowe Café Poets 'love' theme on Felixstowe Book Festival blog
http://felixstowebookfestival.co.uk/2674/love2 link.

Haibun published in Contemporary Haibun Online
Mallory and Irvine haibun (the second step) published in Contemporary Haibun Online 12.1
http://contemporaryhaibunonline.com/pages121/Gardiner_TheSecond.html link.

Haiku published in Poetry on Frogs e-book
Haiku (frogs) published in Poetry on Frogs e-book published by Fair Acre Press
http://fairacrepress.co.uk/shop/poetry-on-frogs-pdf/ link.

Haiku published in Poetry on Grey Squirrels e-book
Haiku (squirrels) published in Poetry on Grey Squirrels e-book published by Fair Acre Press
http://fairacrepress.co.uk/shop/poetry-on-grey-squirrels-pdf/ link.

Poem published in Jitter
Poem (the count) published in horror journal, Jitter Issue 4.

Haiku published in Poetry on Spiders e-book
Haiku (false widow, wasp spider, silk shroud) in Poetry on Spiders e-book published by Fair Acre Press
http://fairacrepress.co.uk/shop/poetry-on-spiders-pdf/ link.

Tanka published in Skylark
Tanka (dark memorial, summerhouse) published in Skylark 4.1.

Tanka sequence published in Country-Side
Return to Skipper's Island tanka sequence (5 previously unpublished) published in Country-Side.

Haiku published in Akitsu Quarterly
Haiku (summit cairn, ghost planes) published in Akitsu Quarterly Spring 2016 issue

Haiku published in Acorn
Haiku (winter common) published in Acorn Issue 36

Haiku published in Words Down The Line
Haiku (Achilles' heel, fossil hunting, ancient stones) published in Wivenhoe railway station newsletter Words Down The Line http://offtherailswivenhoe.blogspot.co.uk/p/words-down-line.html link

Tanka sequence published in Ribbons
Tanka sequence (two tanka) with Alexandra Davis (inspired by Terence Cuneo paintings) published in Ribbons 12.1, Journal of the Tanka Society of America

Haiku published in The Heron's Nest
Haiku (gulls) published in The Heron's Nest 18.1
http://www.theheronsnest.com/March2016/haiku-p2.html link

Poems for 2014 and 2015
resource/2014-and-2015-Published-Poems.pdf