Haiku Poems

This ancient form of poem writing is renowned for its small size as well as the precise punctuation and syllables needed on its three lines. It is of ancient Japanese origin. It contains 17 syllables in 3 lines of five, seven, five. Haiku poems are typically about nature and usually about a specific season. Writing a haiku requires intense effort but the poem is well worth it. It is easy to feel a sense of perfection when viewing a perfectly formed Haiku.

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"The Fire" In Haiku
By Andrew Mancinelli
I was in that fire,
The room was dark and somber.
I sleep peacefully.

That alarm then rang,
The sound annoying and loud,
But it saved my life.

I had woken up
Scared, ..........
Votes: 17,  Rating: 4.18
Love Haiku
By Alisha L Mead
I am over you.
Then my eyes meet yours once more,
and I fall in love.
Votes: 4,  Rating: 4
Nature Haiku, Spring
By Sara
Water runs down stream.
Fish swimming with the current.
Life moving along.
Votes: 15,  Rating: 3.6
Haiku Love Poem, My Crush
He smiles at me
After school I laugh like crazy
For this boy is my crush
Votes: 13,  Rating: 3.31
Mothers Day Haiku, Love
Love is nature's threads
embroidered in children, stitch
by stitch by a mother.
Votes: 50,  Rating: 3.24
Sakura Wa Kawaii Desuyo
By Marcus James
Sakura bloom strong
Outstretch that shimmering sight
Into the dark world
Votes: 45,  Rating: 3.2 , 1 Story
By Katie Robinson
Costumes everywhere!
shrieks of laughter fill the air
Happy Halloween!
Votes: 42,  Rating: 3.19 , 1 Story
Wishes And Hopes
Brighten up the day
With memories and smile that's true
When clock stops for thee.

Votes: 68,  Rating: 3.12
By Taylor & Chloe
Swaying leaves on the trees,
warmer air, blooming flowers,
springs finally here.
Votes: 168,  Rating: 3.11 , 3 Stories
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