Several aspects of the lives of the Japanese Samurai Warriors are explained in this article, including why such powerful fighting men wrote in the gentle art of Haiku and most Samurai were masters.
Viewing my rain-drenched garden through a camera's lens inspired these haiku-style verses... I hope you enjoy them!
Traditional Haiku are three line poems of 17 syllables that reflect the state of nature. This article looks at how to compose haiku and gives an insight into the history.
A Haiku sequence about the neglected river of Los Angeles. Also, information on haiku sequence...a way of stringing various haiku to create one long poem.
Haiku is an unusual form of poetry that originate in Japan. Enjoy these Haiku poems about nature in all it's glory.
A poem inspired by a charm of Purple Finches, a haiku. Facts and findings documented in poetry, pictures and words about these welcomed songbirds during the long January winter days in Minnesota.
Read ocean haiku waves poems here. Short little poems presented in English style of 5-7-5 haikus. Five haiku poems about the ocean are presented for your pleasure. Vote in the poll for your favorite.
Alphabetical haiku. Twenty six short poems following the classic 5-7-5 syllable count.
A wonderful collection of guitar inspired haiku.
Many people around the world experience a "White Christmas" but not so in Australia where Christmas falls in mid-Summer. These Haiku are in celebration of Christmas spirit in Australia.