Christopher Herold has been writing haiku for more than forty years. He is co-founder and former managing editor of The Heron’s Nest. Six collections of his work have been published. A Path in the Garden received a Haiku Society of America Merit Book Award. In the Margins of the Sea was a winner in Great Britain’s Snapshot Press manuscript competition. Inside Out, was runner-up for a Touchstone Distinguished Book Award. He has received two Museum of Haiku Literature awards. His work has been published worldwide in more than twelve languages. He lives with his family in Port Townsend, Washington.