tyranny of the familiar by Peter Jastermsky & Tiffany Shaw-Diaz
— Marianne Paul, Author of Body Weight: A Collection of Haiku and Art
About the Authors:
Peter Jastermsky is an award-winning haikai poet. A Best of the Net and Dwarf Stars nominee, his writing has been widely published. Peter’s books include Steel Cut Moon (Cholla Needles Press, 2019), No Velcro Here (Yavanika Press, 2019), Failed States (Bones Library, 2020), and The Silence We Came For (Yavanika Press, 2020). He lives with his family in the high desert of Southern California.
Tiffany Shaw-Diaz is a Pushcart Prize and Dwarf Stars Award nominee who also works as a professional visual artist. Her poetry has been featured in Modern Haiku, The Heron’s Nest, NHK World Haiku Masters, The Mainichi, and dozens of other publications. She is the author of two chapbooks: says the rose (Yavanika Press, 2019) and filth (Proleteria, 2020).