Do You Haiku?

November 9th, 2011 at 8:55 am

I do.

I love the Japanese poem form and wrote a bunch of ’em in my book Crunch.

Here’s one from my drive in this AM by the Pentagon:

A crowded highway

The helicopter flies low

Autumn leaves scatter

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11 comments in reply to "Do You Haiku?"

  1. Kenyon Wells says:

    Fall Back

    Visions of day change
    Twilight moves closer to noon
    Dusk tends to our world

  2. Will says:

    I cannot recall
    is it seven five seven
    or five seven five?

  3. TAC says:

    Here’s one I wrote about the Wisconsin state budget:

    Less aid for cities
    Cuts to working families
    Really nice highways

  4. Jimmy says:

    Is the helicopter the republicans, the autumn leaves the democrats, and the highway our political/economic situation?

  5. Taryn Hart says:

    To express oneself
    in seventeen syllables
    is very diffic