Haiku

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 effort but the poem is well worth it. It is easy to feel a sense of perfection when viewing a perfectly formed Haiku.

All Types of Haiku Poems

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  1. Haiku Year

    Haiku Poem About Months Of The Year

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    JANUARY
    Delightful display
    Snowdrops bow their pure white heads
    To the sun's glory.

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    I love this poem so much! Great description. I love your choice of words.

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  3. October's Gold

    Like crunchy cornflakes
    Gold leaves rustle underfoot
    Beauty in decay.

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  4. The Pink Summer Sphere

    Peaches Haiku

    The Sweet Sensation Of Peaches Haiku, The Pink Summer Sphere
    The chill, worming in
    Shock, pleasure, bursting within
    Summer tongue awakes

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  6. Together

    Haiku About Spending Time With The One You Love

    You and me alone
    Madness of world locked away
    Peace and quiet reigns

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  7. Peacefulness

    Summer

    Calm as a river
    Tranquility in my heart
    Blue summer skies reign.

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  8. A Caress

    Strokes of affection
    Light and tenderly expressed
    Keep love’s bonds so strong.

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  10. Mellow May

    Haiku Poem For The Month Of May

    Mellow, mild, May day,
    calling children out to play.
    Summer's on her way!

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  11. "The Fire" In Haiku

    • By Andrew Mancinelli
    • Published: February 2013

    I was in fire,
    The room was dark and somber.
    I sleep peacefully.

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    Featured Shared Story

    It is a good poem. I like it a lot. It is also narrated well.

  12. One Day Of Summer

    Beautiful Sunrise And Sunset

    Beautiful sunrise
    On a warm summer morning.
    I wait for day's start.

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  13. Autumn Love

    • By Savannah M. Jones
    • Published: September 21, 2018

    Coolness fills the air
    Scarves and sweaters everywhere
    Fall weather is here

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    It makes me feel the chill in autumn, which I have experienced only in literature. .

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