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Haiku



Poetry made simple.

Haiku is a three-line Japanese poetry containing 17 syllables written in 5-7-5 syllable pattern.
It typically express emotions, thought and is usually written about nature.
Haiku does not need to rhyme.






Heartfelt poetry thoughts in Haiku form.




#15
dark, ice cold sidewalk
deer hides in hemlock trees,
jumps high on snow ground.

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#14
moon began to ebb
away from conceited earth,
waved dark sky – goodbye.

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#13
musty air swings between woods,
deep furrowed barks of giant Sequoia trees,
sound of possums – creepy night.

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#12
red-flowered bee balm
hummingbird feeds sweet sugar
columbine jealous.

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Tweet: red-flowered bee balm
hummingbird feeds from nectar
columbine jealous
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#11
you're the lovely song
of my igneous, lonely soul
lost in translation.

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Tweet: you're the lovely song
of my igneous, lonely soul
lost in translation.
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#10
grasshopper leaping
when front door opens, a great
...opportunity.

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Tweet: grasshopper leaping
when front door opens, a great...opportunity.
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#9
lightning streaks the Earth
undying radiance, fearsome
flash of light at night.

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Tweet: lightning streaks the Earth
undying radiance, fearsome
flash of light at night.
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#8
lady nightingale
sings beautiful lullaby
perched on the tree branch.

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Tweet: lady nightingale
sings beautiful lullaby
perch on the tree branch.
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#7
crickets lay their eggs
maple leaves fall to the ground
squirrel hunts its prey.

YMATRUZ
Tweet: crickets lay their eggs
maple leaves fall to the ground
squirrel hunts its prey.
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#6
after the bad storm,
the shadow of carnation
begs the warm weather.

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Tweet: after the bad storm,
the shadow of carnations
begs the warm weather.
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#5
birds fly towards east
leaving my tiny birdhouse
glide in the blue sky.

YMATRUZ
Tweet: birds fly towards east
leaving my tiny birdhouse
glide in the blue sky.
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#4
callous atmosphere
drying my calla lilies
calling summer end.

YMATRUZ
Tweet: callous atmosphere
drying my calla lilies
calling summer end.
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#3
i see joy coming
out from your precious, dazzling
heart. tell me it's love.

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Tweet: i see joy coming
out from your precious, dazzling
heart. tell me it's love.
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#2
i don't like haiku.
because of the syllables
it drives me insane.

YMATRUZ
Tweet: i don't like haiku.
because of the syllables.
it drives me insane.
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#1
you and I know him
when we pray his heart humbles
gives comfort in vain.

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Tweet: you and I know him
when we pray his heart humbles
gives comfort in vain.
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