Haiku (plural haiku) is a very short form of Japanese poetry. It is typically
characterised by three qualities: The essence of haiku is "cutting" (kiru). This is
Haiku poems date from 9th century Japan to the present day. Haiku is more than
a type of poem; it is a way of looking at the physical world and seeing ...
Haiku poems written by famous poets. Browse through to read poems for haiku.
This page has the widest range of haiku love and quotes.
As original haiku are in Japanese and our English 5-7-5 syllables are an
approximation at best, much of the poetry below does not appear in 5-7-5.
Should you ...
"Haiku" is a traditional form of Japanese poetry. Haiku poems consist of 3 lines.
The first and last lines of a Haiku have 5 syllables and the middle line has 7 ...
Mar 1, 2016 ... Haiku: Poetic Form - A traditional Japanese haiku is a three-line poem with
seventeen syllables, written in a 5/7/5 syllable count. Often focusing ...
A Haiku is a Japanese poem which can also be known as a Hokku. A Haiku
poem is similar to a Tanka but has fewer lines. A Haiku is a type of poetry that can
With this interactive, students can learn about and write haiku, a popular
Japanese poem that traditionally has three lines of 5, 7, and 5 syllables. Students
Without question, the patron saint of haiku is Matsuo Basho, the Japanese ...
seen in these poems that elevate ordinary movements of nature to a sacred
How to Write a Haiku Poem. Haiku (俳句 high-koo) are short three-line poems
with a 5-7-5 syllable structure that use sensory language to capture a feeling or ...