Welcome to the Nick Virgilio Haiku Association

To inspire lifelong learning of poetry and strengthen our communities in the literary arts.

Mighty Writers is now serving Camden kids with after school programs at the Nick Virgilio Writers House.

Watch for more news on Mighty Writers in Camden, coming soon!



Selected Haiku

By Nicholas A. Virgilio

This limited edition reprint contains some of Nick’s most well-known and deeply personal pieces.

Support Us

The Nick Virgilio Writers House is raising money to support programming at the house. Help us spread literacy and build poetry community in Camden.



Nick Virgilio - the poet

The Nick Virgilio Haiku Association was founded in 1989 to promote the writing of haiku poetry, to provide encourage-ment and support to young people to write poetry, and to further the work and poetry of Camden haiku poet Nick Virgilio.

 Remembering Nick Virgilio, a documentary by Sean Dougherty

Remembering Nick Virgilio, a documentary by Sean Dougherty