Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 28 – LAUGH & CRY

Colleen Chesebro ~ Fairy Whisperer

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone!
How’s your creativity? Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let’s write some poetry.

It’s week 3 of our new poetry challenge. You can write your poem in one of the three forms defined below:

HAIKU in English

TANKA

HAIBUN

You can do one poem or try to do one of each. It’s up to you – YOUR CHOICE. You have the opportunity to create 3 BLOG POSTS. The instructions follow below:

HOW TO CREATE THE HAIKU in ENGLISH POETRY FORM

The haiku is a Japanese verse in three lines. Line one has 5 syllables, line 2 has 7 syllables, and line three has 5 syllables. Haiku is a mood poem, and it doesn’t use any metaphors or similes. 5/7/5.

Wikipedia explains:

“”Haiku” is a term sometimes loosely applied to any short…

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