Had to Reblog this one. You’ll see why when you read all FOUR of author Melissa’s Haiku.
I make no secret of the fact I struggle with poetry. It might be because I love it so much and, unlike my prose, I have a tendency to overthink it. I used to practice a little, but I haven’t in a while, so I decided to take part in Ronovan’s Haiku Challenge this week.
Here are the prompt words, and Ronovan’s example:
The Prompt Words
Think & Fresh
Your eyes beamed because
You knew what I was thinking ,
So you called me fresh.
The following is how the sentences should read.
Your eyes beamed because you knew what I was thinking.
You knew what I was thinking, so you called me fresh.
There’s also a handy link on how to write the English Haiku here.
Perhaps I’m too easily influenced, but when I read Ronovan’s example, my own thoughts went in one direction! Strangely, it’s…
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