Daily Archives: October 24, 2015

Midnight Stars

Written for:  Carpe Diem Haiku #176, Michael Dylan Welch, “one” I love to challenge you to use this haiku by Michael Dylan Welch to create a haibun with a maximum of 75 words (including the haiku).  one . . . together … Continue reading

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Metaphor

Written for:  Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #15 Metaphor As you maybe know, metaphor isn’t allowed in haiku according to several sources. However metaphor can make your haiku stronger and more beautiful. It is widely known for example that Basho … Continue reading

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The Strange Squirrel

Written for:  dVerse Poets, “Seriously? That’s Funny!” It’s time to lighten up. Let’s bring some humor to the pub. There once was a squirrel so strange He held a cup out for spare change Nuts made his throat tickle, but … Continue reading

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