orange maple leaves
in breaking light
October Winner, 2009 Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar Contest
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Marshall Hryciuk was born in Hamilton, Ontario, a steel-town in Canada and began writing short poems about nature before he knew they could be called haiku. He took a B.A. in Philosophy 65 km down the road at The University of Toronto and was President of Haiku Canada from 1990 -1998.