+ Send your renga or other symbiotic poems, tanka, tanka sequences, haibun, ghazals, haiku sequences, sijo, sedoka or any combination of these genres and we will try to let you know our decision within two weeks. Please submit everything for that issue at one time.

+ Lynx also accepts articles or commentaries on or about the above genres.

+ Everything received between deadlines is considered for that one issue. (Jan. 1 - May 1 goes into June issue; May 1 - Sept. 1 is in October's; Sept. 1 - Jan. 1 appears in February). We will not hold material over into the next issue unless you have agreed for us to do that. Send only copies of your work. Please enclose an SASE.

E-mail submissions are encouraged;

+ Do not send attachments. Cut and paste your work into an e-mail. No attachments will be accepted or opened. 

+ Only submissions to the Participation Renga are unedited. All other sections are edited.

+ Lynx requests that your materials be original, unpublished and not under consideration elsewhere.

+ Sending work to Lynx implies your agreement to having accepted work also selected to be displayed on the web site on the Internet. Please sign each poem or work with your name and e-mail address.

+ All rights return to authors where they have always been.

Haiga Submission Guidelines

What to Submit:
All haiku and tanka related art forms will be combined with photo, digital art, manipulated photo, painting, sketch etc. Artwork or photography must be your own or that of someone who has loaned the work to you. In the case of collaborations, please indicate who has created the artwork or photo and who has written the haiku or tanka.

File Size:
Please use jpeg with a resolution of 72 dpi.  Width should be 800 pixels or less, and height should be 800 pixels or less. The larger dimension should not be less than 600 pixels.



January 1, May 1, and September 1.

or to

Werner Reichhold
c/o LYNX
pob 767
Gualala, Ca 95445