From Haiku to the Short Poem: Bridging the Divide  by Philip Rowland The vast majority of haiku in English appear in journals devoted exclusively or almost exclusively to the genre. While this provides valuable forums for the sharing and discussion of haiku, it also tends to keep haiku apart from the wider poetry world. This paper will consider likely reasons for, and offer some suggestions for bridging the divide, arguing, through discussion of examples, for the importance of having haiku appear alongside and in stimulating conversation with other short poetry.
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BENEATH THE WHINING scaled the walls every time nothing nothing on the other side found the doors their locks never the keys paid my dues never got a receipt every time i fell got back up followed the light always took the noble path stepped barefoot on jagged rocks autographed the stones in blood -mine from great heights lost my hold landed on my feet regret occupies the larger part of my thoughts sometimes i cried even yelled my infamous screams my life it turns out was blessed having accomplished none of my goals i lived an existence i alone could appreciate underneath the layers of self inflicted scars i found a me i loved and respected i need nothing more armand DISNEY WOULD BE PROUD a blue tree covered in spaghetti branches drenched in a sauce of leaves with no desire to be served up in an Italian restaurant where a lady or a tramp or both might end up in a passionate kiss with an orchestra providing the background ambiance no, this navy colored tree is too busy chumming around with the sky and the odd passing cloud thinking back when it was just an acorn now the tallest the most majestic growth in the forest still never forgetting its roots once just a single seed humbled by its origin dearly loved by the Earth no, more -by the universe comfortable in its greatness happy as just one piece of something much greater a gentle giant at peace with its existence wait, was that Bambi and Thumper just ran by it the giant smiles armand A PROPOSAL a sheet of paper printed slats of wood measured extra thick rope strong large fat nails steel a set of tools exact a driven will instinctive and there you have it a bridge perhaps we can meet in the middle armand.Write a haiku, limerick, or short (eight lines or less) poem that best represents you Ny0rker Registered User Posts: 1, Senior Member September edited December in New York University.
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From Haiku to the Short Poem: What is the best non-specialized publication you know of that will accept haiku? 5. Do you have any further thoughts on submitting haiku to non-specialized publications?
Journal of the Short Poem is to encourage this. Much as I am keen to include outstanding haiku, the magazine would not, in my view, be as. Nov 07, · I'm not so sure if I understand the game but I'll write a short poem I guess even though I hate poetry and suck at it.
friends may abandon you but you have best friends too So now even if black represents that awful night.
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