Kate B Hall

Kate B Hall, 2020

Kate B Hall (born Kay Brenda Stephan, June 22, 1945, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, U.K.; died November 29, 2023), retired British artist and adult education tutor. She wrote poetry, haiku, reviews, and fiction and recently completed a creative writing MA degree. She published two haikai and tanka collections, Running for Nothing (2004) and Irises (2015). Her poetry collections The Story Is (2018) and Spell for Melting Ice (2021) were published by Bad Betty Press and she was working on a collection of short stories and other haiku and poetry collections just before her death. Her works appeared in Still, Blithe Spirit, Time Haiku, Presence, and BHS members’ anthologies. Hall edited the BHS members’ anthology Root (2019). She was a member of the London Haiku Group and the British Haiku Society and served as BHS president (2016–2018). Hall resided in London. 

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Updated on November 30, 2023