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Japanese Form Poetry Writing

  Japanese Form Poetry Writing

Do you write Japanese form poetry? This time is for you! Gather with like-minded people to write Kanshi, Waka, Tanka, and Haiku. Find other writers to collaborate on Renga. 30 min meet & greet with brief review of forms; bring an item from nature and your pen/paper or tablet/laptop.

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Haiku How-To

  Haiku How-To

Jennifer Hambrick Maybe you remember writing three-line haiku in grade school and counting each line’s syllables – 5-7-5 – on your fingers. This workshop is your chance to learn the real way to write poems in this ancient, profound and relaxing genre. Poet Jennifer Hambrick is widely published and has won numerous international awards. Explore […]

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Construction to Begin This Fall on New 10-Story Short North Hotel

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction to Begin This Fall on New 10-Story Short North Hotel

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this story indicated there would be no parking in the building at 800 North High Street. It has been fixed to include the building’s parking information. Final plans for the new 10-story Moxy Hotel building were unveiled this afternoon, which will replace the former Haiku restaurant building at 800 […]

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Renderings Unveiled for New Short North Hotel

Brent Warren Brent Warren Renderings Unveiled for New Short North Hotel

Crawford Hoying was back in front of the Italian Village Commission tonight with an updated proposal for the southeast corner of Hubbard and High in the Short North. The Dublin-based developer first brought the project to the commission in September, proposing a ten-story hotel on the site of the Haiku restaurant. The owners of Haiku […]

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Haiku Closing After 18 Years in The Short North

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Haiku Closing After 18 Years in The Short North

Farewell to Haiku. Eighteen years you helped Short North. More than earned a break.

Haiku, a near-20 year establishment of the Short North, is closing indefinitely on December 10. Owner Paul Liu and his daughter Josephine, who also works there, said the timing is just right. After abandoning plans to redevelop the site’s parking lot, Liu accepted a proposal to transform the entire space into a 10-story hotel and […]

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The Future of Haiku is Uncertain with New Development Announcement

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Future of Haiku is Uncertain with New Development Announcement

A year ago, Paul Liu, Owner of Short North sushi restaurant Haiku, was considering different concepts for the redevelopment of the parking lot located next door to his popular establishment. Today, an updated plan has been revealed from local developers at Crawford Hoying to rebuild the entire site into a ten-story hotel and office building. […]

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Alternate Design Considered for Hubbard and High Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans Alternate Design Considered for Hubbard and High Development

Yesterday, we published an update on a new Short North development proposal at the intersection of Hubbard and High. The concept, presented by WSA Studio, was called a “study” being considered by a local development team, but it was mentioned that another design was also being considered. Later in the afternoon we learned that the […]

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