Haiku 8th April 2021

Photo taken by me - Basho Haiku book cover
Preston, England
April 8, 2021 2:26pm CST
Some of my Haiku - Basho was a famous Japanese Haiku writer. 1/. Reading the master Basho, Shakespeare of Haiku Never be that good 2/. Cancer, not Covid Unsure which one is worse Had the former C 3/. Eighteenth syllable No amnesty for bad verse Sentenced to write 4/. Addiction for life Overdose on breathing air Cure seems too drastic 5/. Self-isolation Just like yesterday for me Spot the difference Arthur Chappell
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@CarolDM (125228)
• United States
8 Apr
Well done. I used to do these and a reminder I should start them back again.
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• Preston, England
8 Apr
@CarolDM I love playing with them
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@LadyDuck (333183)
• Switzerland
9 Apr
Congratulations, it's not easy to write Haiku, you did a good job.
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@thelme55 (66471)
• Germany
8 Apr
Well done. I have not tried writing Haiku.
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• Preston, England
8 Apr
@thelme55 worth a go, I love playing with them
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@Fleura (14553)
• United Kingdom
9 Apr
It's quite an art to get your message into such a short piece, well done!
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• Preston, England
9 Apr
@Fleura that is what I love about haiku
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@LindaOHio (61908)
• United States
9 Apr
Very good. I have never written Haiku.
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