David Bingham (born December 13, 1946, Liverpool, U.K.), retired teacher/lecturer. Has been writing haiku for over 20 years. Former editor of Blithe Spirit, regular haiku workshop leader, and acting president of the British Haiku Society. Active member of the Green Wood Haiku Group. Winner of the Ken and Noragh Jones Haibun Award; and edited the anthologies Ripening Cherries and Stories under Every Rock. Resides in Ironbridge, Shropshire, U.K..