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Theresa A. Cancro

Theresa A. Cancro, 2018
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Theresa A. Cancro (born Theresa Alice Cancro, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.), retired editorial assistant, writer, poet, with a strong background in classical ballet, ethnic dance, and music as well as prose and nonfiction. Her haiku, senryu, haibun, and tanka have been published in online and print journals including Modern Haiku, The Heron’s Nest, Mayfly, Presence, Chrysanthemum, Haibun Today, and red lights, and in compilations including the annual Red Moon Press anthologies. She was the featured poet in the June 2016 issue of cattails. She currently serves as a Board member of The Haiku Foundation and editor of THF’s weekly re:Virals haiku commentary feature. Cancro is the Managing Editor for Haikupedia. She lives in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.


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Updated on May 30, 2021