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Haiku Poems

Haiku Poems. Examples of Haikus and a list of poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Anyone can write this traditional Japanese form of poetry which captures a moment or focuses on nature in a 5 7 5 syllabic format. Share and read Haiku poetry while accessing rules, topics, ideas, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Haiku. (New Poems Below)

Poem Topics Related to Haiku

cinqku, japan, japanese, metaphor, nature, personification, senryu, simile, tanka

New Poems

Premium Member God Speaks
God Speaks


the loud rush of rain

deafening, attention sought

nature’s wake up call


12/10/2019
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Categories: weather,
Form: Haiku



Aptly Named
slowly erupting 
beautiful woodland specters
beware Death Angels...Read More
Categories: death,
Form: Haiku
Ancient Ivory
melting permafrost
ancient tusks pierce the tundra
warming warning signs
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Categories: earth, weather,
Form: Haiku
An Excerpt from Nature's diary
An Excerpt from Nature's diary

The Rain took a break 
Sunshine embraced the wet woods
Squirrel out of drey

©Anulaxmi Nayak, December 2019...Read More
Categories: beautiful, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member weaving


weaving a final
resting place~
sleep till the next life



posted on December 9, 2019...Read More
Categories: insect, life, nature, summer,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member metamorphosis


metamorphosis
~the chrysalid
blossoms



posted on December 9, 2019...Read More
Categories: growing up, insect, life, nature, summer,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member translucent


translucent wings
in flight~
the butterfly



posted on December 9, 2019...Read More
Categories: beautiful, flying, insect, nature, summer,
Form: Haiku
Winter Breeze
frost hanging on trees 
as winter breeze clothes the night --
birds warm up on holes


9 December 2019...Read More
Categories: snow, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member A talk of devil and poet
My hell is full. Please, go to hell 
with all your “as”, “too” and “as well”,
find peace in somewhere else.
Get out of here. My hell is full.
The arguments you give is bull-
sheet. My fatigued tongue swells
to say over and over:...Read More
Categories: haiku, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
NATURE'S GRANDEUR
volcano glowing
nature’s grandeur dominates 
clouds meet fiery smoke

December 9, 2019

Syllables Per Line according to PS Syllable Counter: 	5 7 5 

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Categories: appreciation, creation, nature,
Form: Haiku
sky melts


drizzle soaks dusk storm 
moist dusts rise to wrap stilled air
sky melts like glacier


December 9, 2019
Syllable count : 5/7/5
Checked on howmanysyllables.com
Contest A Nature Themed Haiku
Sponsor : Tania Kitchin...Read More
Categories: analogy, rain, sky,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member the forest immersed


the forest immersed
in the silence of twilight . . .
deer tracks in fresh snow

Dec. 8, 2019 for Tania Kitchin's A Nature Themed Haiku Poetry Contest...Read More
Categories: winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Having Its Way
relentless wind howls
gusting, busting and lusting
to force its way through

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9 December 2019...Read More
Categories: wind,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Swallows
the swallows soaring
close under dark storm nimbus
while others cower

9 December 2019...Read More
Categories: bird,
Form: Haiku
Again on Night Shift
Again on night shift
Tell your boss to change your shift
My dear pleasant moon.



Submitted on December 09, 2019, for A Nature Themed Haiku Poetry Contest sponsored by Tania Kitchin...Read More
Categories: moon,
Form: Haiku
Hanami
Feeling of Spring (Harukizasu)

Lively town (Nigiyakana machi)

Time to watch flowers.  ( Hanami toki) 
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Categories: happiness, nature, spring,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Icicle Tear
a drop of water
frozen solid as it fell
an icicle tear


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Categories: cool, nature, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member when winter arrives

             reverie of snow
                        ...Read More
Categories: winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Fountain

         Fountain

                       fountain from mountain
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Categories: appreciation, mountains,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member DAZZLE ME
                             Dazzle Me

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Categories: christmas, love, star,
Form: Haiku
meadow cloaked in white

   meadow cloaked in white
   lambent moon in ebon sky
   lustrous winter night



December 8th, 2019
Nature Haiku
for Tania Kitchin
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Categories: beauty, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Next Year's Trees
neath the fallen leaves 
spring sprouts in hibernation 
neath the fallen snow 


Nature Haiku Poetry Contest 
Sponsor: Tania Kitchin 
12-8-2019...Read More
Categories: nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Heart Glow



          cold winter twilight
     the moon rises above snow
       pink sky and heart glow


12/8/19

Entry for A Nature Themed Haiku Poetry Contest....Read More
Categories: beauty, moon, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member No Title Deeds
Icebergs melt bears
Poles exhaust pelted creatures
Fur absorbs descent

Foreigners the lot
Bloody migrants escape floes
Pillar grown from salt

Homeless Exodus
Into uncharted rescue
No passport needed

Charity misplaced
Food banks in Antarctica
Shoot the messenger

True nature provides
Mammals seek Noah in trust
Close the gates of hell

Survival has fits
Humans on...Read More
Categories: humanity, nature,
Form: Haiku
Perform Well
A-im to do something, 
C-reating an impression, 
T-ill the work is done.

Form: Haikustic...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Haiku

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