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Elaine Chmilar

Elaine Chmilar


A Kiwi from Dunedin, Elaine joined BAFFLE in 1984 and has featured in the group’s publications as well as the Maple Leaves book. Well known for her haiku. She is interested in printmaking and one of her designs was featured on the cover of the ‘BAFFLE in Colour’ book. She likes Gerard Manley Hopkins with ‘Truth’ by Geoffrey Chaucer as her very favourite poem. She says she likes a laugh and is quoted as saying “divine rights are two a penny in BAFFLE ” !!



A Bloomsday Ode

A Haiku


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