About Roland Packer
Roland Packer lives with his family in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. For over 30 years he has taught piano, music theory and composition from his home studio, as well as performing on hammered dulcimer in a duo called The Playford Players.Roland is a member of Haiku Canada and The Haiku Society of America. Writing haiku since the early 80s, he began submitting to contests and journals about 10 years ago. He is one of the featured poets in A New Resonance 6(Red Moon Press, 2009). In 2013 he received 1st place in the British Haiku Awards for 2012.