The Tanka Society of America is pleased to sponsor its fifth tanka conference, to be held on Monday, August 12, 2019 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at the Hawthorne Inn and Conference Center. “Tanka Monday 2019” will take place immediately after the Haiku North America conference, with a variety of speakers, readers, performers, and other activities. Presenters include Randy Brooks, Susan Burch, Marcyn Del Clements, Julie Bloss Kelsey, Lori A. Minor, Kala Ramesh, Alexis Rotella, Kazue Uzawa, Michael Dylan Welch, and others to be announced. If you have a presentation, workshop, or reading to propose, please contact Michael at WelchM@aol.com. Put this event on your calendar now—don’t miss out!