Naomi Beth Wakan

 Author photo: Eli Wakan

Author photo: Eli Wakan

Naomi Beth Wakan has written over thirty books, including Images of Japan, Segues, Late Bloomer: On Writing Later in Life, Compositions: Notes on the written word, Book Ends: A year between the covers and A Roller-coaster Ride: Thoughts on aging. Her book Haiku – one breath poetry was an American Library Association selection. Her essays, haiku and tanka have appeared in many magazines and anthologies and have been broadcasted on the CBC. Naomi lives on Gabriola Island with her husband, sculptor Elias Wakan.

She was named the first poet laureate of Nanaimo, BC, in 2013.

Titles by Naomi Beth Wakan

A Roller-coaster Ride: Thoughts on aging (2012)

Book Ends: A year between the covers (2010)

Compositions: Notes on the written word (2008)

Late Bloomer: On Writing Later in Life (2006)

Segues (2005)

 
 

Books by this author