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Haiku Attack!

Haiku Attack!

This recent post by NPR got me thinking…

Why don’t I write more Haiku? There is no acceptable answer to this question.

Join me, writers, and stretch 17 syllables worth of muscle on this thread. Gimme your best haiku, or, failing that, three lines that sound good together.

About Doran Simmons

I'm a writer and a camper and a keeper of fish. I was trained as a flight instructor and work day jobs and write nonsense for public consumption (hopefully).

3 comments on “Haiku Attack!

  1. dlsimmons00
    May 2, 2013

    Do not write too much.
    One syllable too many?

  2. Stonewall Jaksun
    May 2, 2013

    Here’s a haiku about waking up early in the morning:

    No, no, no, no, no,

    No, no, no, no, no, no, no

    No, no, no, no, no.

  3. dlsimmons00
    May 2, 2013

    Beautifully said.
    Its a universal truth,
    and easy to spell.

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