30th Anniversary Rengay Anthology

The following rengay are collaborations by various poets from around the world, collected in celebration of rengay’s 30th anniversary in 2022. Please return to these pages regularly to see new additions as the anthology grows. And watch for news about a printed version of this anthology, featuring selections from this online collection, with publication expected in 2023. COMING SOON—under construction.

Michael Dylan Welch, editor

30th Anniversary Rengay Anthology Submission Guidelines

About Rengay


Two-Person Rengay

Three-Person Rengay

Six-Person Rengay

Solo Rengay

Experimental Rengay

Glad to be alive!

My poems have been anthologized.

—Kyorai, 30th verse in “The Summer Moon” kasen renga, published in 1691

from Lenore Mayhew’s translation, Monkey’s Raincoat, Tuttle, 1985, page 87, one of the four renga in “Monkey’s Raincoat”