_______ + form = haiku

(i)*National Poetry Month 2021

To celebrate I am sharing a picture and poetic form - everyday in April!

1 April: Lizard Toe

2 April: Open Wide

3 April: Who Am I?

4 April: Cone-y Island Dog

5 April: Happy Birthday, Colleen!

6 April: Watermark Moon

7 April: GOTCHA!

8 April: Snow Kidding

9 April: I 'der' to Learn German

10 April: Labyrinth Enlightenment

11 April: Hoverbird

12 April: Lucky Ducky

13 April: Stone Face

14 April: Let's Dance

15 April: Optimism

16 April: Seek and Ye Shall Find

17 April: Unstable Connection

18 April: Two Tired Together

19 April:  Böögg

20 April: Britney

21 April: RIP Troll-like Shakespearean Character

22 April: Seymour (See-more) the Cat 

23 April: Slow Burn

Wednesday morning

child jumps on the trampoline

bounce back from illness

©2021, Bridget Magee. All Rights Reserved.

 24 April 2021 picture + form: haiku

 picture: none as haiku isn't paired with a picture, but if it was, then it is a haiga

poetic form: haiku

  • short form poetry originally from Japan
  • 3 lines/phrases
  • 17 syllables (5, 7, 5) but can vary 
Shout out to Poetry Across the World Critique (PAWC) Group member, Kathleen for her invaluable feedback on this poem! Thank you!

4 comments:

Karen Eastlund said...

Hey Bridget: Do you still want poems for the word "tenth?" I have one... you can reach me at karen.eastlund@gmail.com and I will send it. I hope I'm not too late...

Heidi Mordhorst said...

Oh my, Bridget--you have been Very Busy. This is a wonderful haiku, and may Wednesday morning come soon for all of us.

Bridget Magee said...

Hi Karen, I sent you an email. Looking forward to hearing back from you. :)

Bridget Magee said...

Thanks, Heidi! Got to love the ambition of National Poetry Month! Yes, looking forward to the bounce back of the world. :)

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