I’ve always loved the form of the Haiku…so simple and yet chock full of possibilities. Less is more, yes?
My friend Julie provides the following information about he art form of Haiku; in addition to the well known syllabic rhythm of
The Haiku traditionally would also refer in some way to the weather or the seasons. How cool is that?
So, in light of today being slighlty chillier than yesterday (always a good sign in the “south” as it were) then I shall give you another assignment while I write my next scintillating post. (Is she stalling you ask? Um, yes, what of it?)
Your assignment is to ….WRITE YOUR OWN HAIKU…
I’ll model this for you:
with fall comes relief
sweltering evenings will pass
southern summers suck
I added a little alliteration there at the end just to jazz it up but you get the point….now, off with you. Give me your best work, this counts toward your midterm grade report.