Poet and paper artist Terry Ann Carter, lives and works in Victoria, B.C. where she serves Haiku Canada as president and teaches Japanese literary forms at Royal Roads University. She is a member of the League of Canadian Poets, and founder of KaDo Ottawa and Haiku Arbutus. Terry Ann is also a member of the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild.

This year Terry Ann is serving as a “community fellowship” at the Centre for Study in Religion and Society at the University of Victoria where she devotes time to deepening her own practice of haiku and studying the influence of Buddhism on contemporary haiku poetry.