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Monoku References and Other Haiku Forms


Blog Posted:7/29/2013 10:13:00 AM

In support of Charle's observations on the monoku, I offer the following references to both monoku and avant-garde haiku forms:

Whatever your attitude about Wikipedia, there is an interesting discussion of contemporary haiku in English, including the monoku:

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiku_in_English#One_line

 

At the current outer limits of haiku there is The Haiku Project at

http://haikuproject.wordpress.com/, especially the writings of Scott Metz at http://haikuproject.wordpress.com/tag/scott-metz/, and Roadrunner Journal at http://www.roadrunnerjournal.net 

 



 


 


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  1. Date: 7/29/2013 9:51:00 PM
    How about a contest Jack... xox~ Linda

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    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 7/31/2013 7:48:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hmmm... I've never sponsored one, but I'll give it some thought. Any advice?
  1. Date: 7/29/2013 5:12:00 PM
    I will take a look at the project, Skat

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  1. Date: 7/29/2013 2:40:00 PM
    hey, Jack, I have no time to do this right now. What is different about what you read from what Charles' blog may have said? Were there any differences in opinions? Hopefully I can view the link later. Gotta get home now!!

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    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 7/31/2013 7:47:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Regarding Charles' comments about monoku, there aren't any essential differences. However, I am personally interested in contemporary forms of haiku, especially the more radical versions, hence the additional references... Jack
  1. Date: 7/29/2013 10:56:00 AM
    Tnks for sharing this info

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    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 7/29/2013 1:57:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You're welcome...

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