AND THE WINNER IS: MERRIL ALLEN There, beneath the snow, A flash of green and purple Shimmers in the sun. Merril Allen Merril not only received the most votes, she received the most delegates...meaning she had more individual people vote for this Haiku. It's very satisfying that way, but it is not inevitable as some people… Continue reading VOTING BEGINS on One Perfect Ku (5/7/5) – 24-Hour Spring Haiku Contest(c)
SPRING HAIKU DEADLINE IS TONIGHT AT 11:59 PM – THE STREET LIGHTS SHOULD BE ON A BIT BEFORE THEN, GIVING YOU AMPLE TIME TO WRITE WITHOUT GIVING UP ANY TIME IN THE SUNSHINE
“Grain by salty grain,
I bring the beach home with me,
smuggled between toes”
by Alison Colby-Campbell
The nearly fulfilled promise of Spring got you waxing poetic???
There is a time and place for that.
On my blog!
Surely you remember the Haiku form most likely taught in fifth grade – three lines: First line is 5 syllables, Second line is 7 syllables, Third line is 5 syllables.
This is actually the American style of the Japanese form of poetry traditionally inspired by nature.
This is how the first ever – One Perfect Ku (5/7/5) – 24-Hour* Spring Haiku Contest (c) will work… *more or less
DEADLINE – By 11:59 pm EST on Monday, March 19, 2012.
RULES: Craft your 3 best, original, Spring-themed Haiku. You are allowed up to 3 entries per person; all must be based on the Spring-theme. Submit your entries either together or under separate cover to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not post…
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The nearly fulfilled promise of Spring got you waxing poetic??? There is a time and place for that. Now! On my blog!
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