Haiku! You’re Welcome!

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This is probably
the only haiku poem
I will ever write

No, it’s not, I lied
plus, I’m breaking a rule–I’m
ending on a rhyme

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can-you-haiku-webFirst line has five syl-
lables, then seven more, and
then five more. Boom. Done.

laugh-smile

haiku

Haikus are supposed
to paint word pictures. Not this
one–it’s defective

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“Haiku” sort of sounds
like “thank you” with your mouth full
I just noticed that

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You’re welcome.

About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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11 Responses to Haiku! You’re Welcome!

  1. Haiku: for explaining what Haiku is all about.
    Bound in English Lit
    Thought compelled to strict meter
    The barriers fall

    Liked by 2 people

  2. jaynezak says:

    they teach the kids,
    in elementary schools
    to write haikus.

    i think i just wrote one. These would be good to show them.

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Barb Knowles says:

    Awesome, awesome, awesome, awesome

    Liked by 2 people

  4. mitchteemley says:

    Reblogged this on Mitch Teemley and commented:

    Haiku! Gesundheit.

    Like

  5. Roos Ruse says:

    Ah, but I learned a lot more about Haiku, so it’s all good from my perspective. Thanks Mitch!

    Liked by 2 people

  6. Nancy Ruegg says:

    I’m shaking my head here. Mitch, Mitch. How DO you come up with these crazy, fun ideas?!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. PMcG says:

    Did you know, Mitch, that
    Elvis P. loved poetry?
    Haiku. Haiku very much

    Liked by 1 person

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