January 2020: Welcome to a new year, I hope it’s been kind to you so far, notwithstanding that war may be imminent in the Middle East and large parts of Australia are on fire.
Our thoughts in New Zealand are with those in Australia being affected by these terrible fires – the hellish scenes on our nightly news are hardly believable. Lest we forget, there’s often a whiff of smoke or a taste of ash to remind us, carried across on the gale-force winds that have marked the start of our year.
Haiku NewZ, befitting the summer holiday season, has been partially updated. Haiku Happenings contains new information, as does the Contest listing. However, the monthly article by Gabriel Rosenstock, remains the same. Back to normal for February 1. In the meantime, enjoy the summer!