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The Haiku Thread

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vladimir, Oct 27, 2015.

  1. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    OK, folks, it's time to exercise your creativity and pretentiousness! Shall I begin?

    The leaves are falling,
    A great nation will fall too!
    If we don't vote 'Out!'.

    Vladimir, October 2015
    maurice-r and Memphismojo like this.
  2. gooddays

    gooddays Senior commenter

    We heeded the call
    Saying, "Get a new leader!"
    The answer? 'true, d'oh'
  3. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    I thought at first Haiku was the same as making paper ornaments but then remembered that was origami.
    kibosh likes this.
  4. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    Good one! I like it.

    Swim swim swim fast away
    The island is sinking
    Submerging beneath the ocean of regulations.
  5. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

  6. maurice-r

    maurice-r Established commenter

    That last line won't do. Mojo.

    I'm sick of James Bond:
    Formula film at its worst.
    The quest for more cash.
  7. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    Heavenly half term!
    Christmas shopping to begin.
    Bummer! Kids are off.
  8. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    I can only allow this one so far. 3 lines, 5/7/5 syllables and an extra star for the kigo or seasonal reference.
  9. Dunteachin

    Dunteachin Star commenter

    The dark creeps up now
    warmth and light take their leave soon
    open those mince pies
  10. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    I do wish I could.
    But this haiku thing is hard.
    Please just count me out.

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