Tag Archives: Senryū

Haiku 52, Week 35

Traveling backwards I stepped on a butterfly – Now everything’s worse

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Haiku 52: Catching-up Again

29 The rich jewel-toned night Fades to pastel daytime hues – I sink into dreams 30 New pens and pencils Organized in a backpack – Time never returns 31 An iron gray sky Thunder rumbles from afar – Thankful for … Continue reading

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Haiku 52: Weeks 27 & 28

27 One life, gently used Still in quite good condition; Missing instructions. 28 A kiss never kissed is sweet fruit left untasted – rotten on the vine

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Haiku 52, Weeks 21-24

I have fallen so far behind it isn’t funny. I seriously wish that I would never lose momentum, but there are times it happens and I get lazy; so lazy that I feel bad and it leads to posts like … Continue reading

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Haiku 52, Week 20

In this week’s Haiku 52, I decided to take a look at the distinction between Haiku, Senryū, and Zappai. While my Haiku 52 project includes all three of these similar forms of poetry, both Senryū and Zappai are strikingly different … Continue reading

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Haiku 52 – The Great Haiku back-up of 2012

Week 17 The dull grey clouds part The sun arrives late today No one docks its pay Week 18 We sit side-by-side sharing a table of food with the ones we love Week 19 The broom gently chuffs Workers smiling … Continue reading

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Haiku 52, Week 14

Friends congregating A bout of verbal sniping Withering respect

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