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  • retrowire (480 posts)
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    Write a Haiku! #1

    Thanks to everyone who participated in our short story workshop last week!

    This week, I want everyone to exercise their poetic noodle and write a haiku!

    For those who don’t remember the format of a haiku, it should have 3 lines with the first having 5 syllables, the second having 7 and the third having 5 syllables again.

    As an example:

    I wanted poems

    So I created a post

    And hoped to inspire.

    :)

    So there ya go! And wait! We have a theme. this weeks haiku theme is: NATURE.

    Enjoy!

    Enthusiast, dlegendary1, valerief and 2 otherspolly7, Bluesuedeshoes like this
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  • dlegendary1 (600 posts)
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    1. I don't like writing the Haiku

    But here I go:

    Poking sleeping bears

    With sticks and stones endlessly

    Skedaddle or Lunch

     

     

  • DookDook (267 posts)
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    2. My favorite Kingdom after Mammals

    Durable Fungi

    Knew dinosaurs and ice age

    How about that heat?

     

  • Bluesuedeshoes (1936 posts)
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    3. Cool

    Twin evils proffered
    They thought they chose the lesser
    Prepare for World War

  • mak3cats (371 posts)
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    4. This is titled "The Gravity Game…"

    …and it’s in honor of my cats.

    Gravity is fun!

    Oh, you wanted that up here?

    Buy another one.

    Go placidly amid the noise and haste and remember what peace there may be in silence.
  • valerief (696 posts)
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    5. With the GOP convention in mind…

    GOP want babies

    For more House Reps to serve rich

    Abort GOP

    traveling pigeon[Votes: if they're not worth counting twice, they're not worth counting at all.] [Everything is fiction.]
  • oldandhappy (2413 posts)
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    6. haiku

    Snow on mountain tops

    Catch dawn’s rays as morning comes.

    Blast of brilliant color.

     

    Checking ice cube trays

    As the heat intensifies

    And kids wilt at play.

     

    Plants droop in the heat.

    Buckets of shower water

    Revive the garden.

  • LWolf (76 posts)
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    7. 6 months late:

    floating peacefully

    stranded on a sea of ice

    dreading reaching land

     

    giant orange pillow

    dozes in the big window

    soaks up sun, purring

     

    procrastination

    the key to relaxation

    i am the master