About Tom Clausen

Tom Clausen lives in Ithaca, New York, in the same house he grew up in during the 50's and 60's. He enjoys walking, biking, photography and reading and writing little poems. He worked at Mann Library at Cornell University for 37 years, retiring in 2013. Tom has curated a daily haiku feature at the Mann Library home page since 2007. He is a member of the Rt. 9 Haiku group, which publishes the journal, Dim Sum, since 2001. Tom has several haiku, senryu and tanka collections; his latest being, One Day, Thirty Years of Little Poems, available through Amazon. Tom often practices gratitude for being here now.

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