Contemporary Haibun Online is a quarterly journal published in January, April, July and October.
The Journal was founded in 2005 by Jim Kacian and Ray Rasmussen, and was edited from 2005 through 2013 by Jim Kacian, Ken Jones and Bruce Ross, and in 2014-5 by Lynne Rees and Bob Lucky. The present editor is Bob Lucky with Ray Rasmussen serving as technical editor. Editoral staff biographies are found on the Editorial Staff page.
The current banner and designs are by Tony Crosse whose website is http://www.tonycrosse.com/. Ray Rasmussen created the present and earlier websight designs.
to publish high-quality
writing by practitioners of modern English-language haibun
the practice of haibun composition by providing a respected publication
venue with well-known practitioners as editors
to provide reference materials, examples, and lessons in
haibun and haiku composition
to create an archive of articles and interviews of practitioners on the subject of haibun