Monoku Poems | Definition and Examples of Monoku Poetry

Monoku Poems. Below are new examples of monoku poems. There are links to short, long, best, and famous poems too. See a definition with format, rules, and structure of modern examples of monoku poems. This list of recently posted poems in the monoku form of poetry enables you to learn how to write a monoku.

Example and Definition of Monoku

A Monoku is a type of poem which is made up of a single horizontal line. Traditionally considered as a haiku writing, it is currently accepted as a variant of the haiku form of poetry. Monoku emerged as an independent style of poetry in the 1970s. Unlike the Haiku which is made up of three outlines...Read More

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Categories: snow, winter
Premium MemberWaiting
by John lawless

softly snowflakes gather   around idle shovels


John G. Lawless
1/16/2018
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Categories: weather
Premium MemberCold Cycle
by Kim Rodrigues
wind speed pedals faster and faster, churning out snow

1/16/2018
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Categories: truth, wisdom
Premium MemberMAN OF WISDOM
by Demetrios Trifiatis







the wise is but a milestone indicating our advancement on the path of light!  







© Demetrios Trifiatis
     17 January 2018...

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Categories: metaphor
In Pursuit of Chocolate
by Probir Gupta
The face of the fog hugs the sunrise for a chocolate in its tongue

17 January, 2018...

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Categories: god, life, people
Premium MemberA BREATH AWAY
by Demetrios Trifiatis











a breath away from eternity we are-a breath renewed each instance according to Lord's will!









© Demetrios Trifiatis
     16 January 2018





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Categories: care, happiness, humanity
Premium MemberTHE IDEALS
by Demetrios Trifiatis








the loftier the ideal we set to attain the readier we ought to be ourselves to sacrifice!









© Demetrios Trifiatis
     15 January...

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Categories: care, humanity, people
Premium MemberIN GOOD'S SERVICE
by Demetrios Trifiatis









whoever aspires the good to serve must be willing his wages in tears to receive!







© Demetrios Trifiatis
     15 January 2018


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Categories: loss, love, poetry, sun
She was Loved
by Kudzai Mhangwa
She was the makings of beauty itself,
Even the sun loved her, it glowed so bright
It blinded her....

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Categories: introspection, pain
Premium MemberAS DEEP AS
by Demetrios Trifiatis







wounds inflicted by unjust tongues go as deep as we allow them to! 








© Demetrios Trifiatis
    14 January 2018...

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Categories: angst, world
Premium MemberFRIEND SHIP
by Kim Rodrigues
Friend Ship teeters    on the edge of the globe   anchored by angels

1/13/2018
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Categories: beautiful, beauty, mirror, self,
Blinded By Beauty
by Bernard Chan


                    so beautiful, she can’t see...

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Categories: god, humanity, imagery, international,
Ten Toes
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
Ten Toes Little Horn Lion with Wings Nebuchadnezzar Dream True or False Babylon’s Calling Imagery Symbolism Font: Liberation Serif.

(Lovejoy-Burton/2018 Jan)






1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIRGlahbLWE
2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pQvM9ZY41k

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Categories: blessing, humanity, world
Premium MemberTHE EPITOME
by Demetrios Trifiatis






The epitome of our achievements in life is our input of good in the world!







© Demetrios Trifiatis
     12 January 2018


* This...

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Categories: cool, dance, sky
A Cold Frigate Day
by Darlene De Beaulieu
A frosty day the air is cold,The chimney smoke dances in the sky....

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Categories: new year
The New Year
by Darlene De Beaulieu
Now the New Year begins, we all hope for good things,to come our way....

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Categories: feelings
Premium MemberDoors
by Catie Lindsey
Some are open, some are ajar, and some are locked up tight....

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Categories: abuse, dark, sad
Premium MemberBEHIND CLOSED DOORS
by JAN ALLISON
Domestic Abuse

Livid bruises fade … but the pain in your heart will remain forever

9TH January 2018
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Categories: loss
Premium MemberOnce
by Richard Lamoureux
Once plucked it ceased being a Rose... once the last petal fell the masquerade ended....

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Categories: natural disasters
Premium MemberNATURE'S ORDER
by Demetrios Trifiatis




Man's transgressions of nature's order unpunished couldn't remain for long!*






© Demetrios Trifiatis
     08 January 2018

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Categories: life
Premium MemberAncient Alien
by Catie Lindsey
I'm from long ago, when being a man meant more - than an appendage....

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Categories: inspiration, wisdom
Premium MemberI Am All
by peter duggan
Only Me

When seen through the the inner eye there is only me...

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Categories: sunset
Premium MemberGoodnight
by Eve Roper
 swirls of gray clouds revealing glowing embers, bedding sun good night


1/6/2018...

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Categories: 12th grade, america
better I gave my life to you lord
by Anathi Nompondo
Am grateful to the lord 
That I get to cross
This year to the next
Complete 
What can I ask more 

There were ups and downs 
This...

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Categories: word play
A MONOKU COMPILATION - PLAYING WITH CLICHE'S
by Mick Talbot
PLAYING WITH CLICHÉS
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recycle plastics... what goes around comes around
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thirty-six twenty-four thirty-six... fit as a fiddle
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where there's muck there's money... all that glitters isn't gold
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see the...

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Categories: hope, imagery, inspiration, sunset,
Dreamy Sundown
by Moon Flower


dreamy sundown has its fool's paradise--a daisy-like dawn


01.06.18



First place
Silent One's
Monoku 5: Cliche
"Only Time Will Tell"


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Categories: animal
Snake bite
by olusegun Arowolo
as it travels through his veins,he struggles for life..through snake bite.


Contest:Monoku 5:Cliche by Silent One.
*Only time will tell*...

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Categories: adventure, freedom, life, light
PASSPORT
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
Passport to Freedom Baby Shooting Star Released

(Lovejoy-Burton/ 2018 Jan)

1.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zA_lhbPVDi4...

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Categories: beauty
charm at play
by Sathya Babu



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Categories: environment, humanity, natural disasters
Premium MemberNATURE'S FURY
by Demetrios Trifiatis







nature's fury is but a stern warning to Man for his barbarous abuse of the environment! 









© Demetrios Trifiatis
    06 January 2018

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Categories: introspection, life
Premium MemberOnly Time Will Tell
by Nayda Ivette Negron
Endings become outcome in uncomplete stories with making a point











Cliche used: Only time will tell

For Monoku 5: Cliche Poetry Contest
Sponsored by Silent One
January 5, 2018
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Categories: cute, love
LOVERS
by Anisha Dutta
 LOVERS

  we rushed in opposite directions to end in charming crush,

 Monioku 5: 'Cliche' contest by Silent One.

 Cliche used 'Opposites attract.'...

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Categories: romantic love, sunshine
The Seven Horses
by Probir Gupta
as the sea softly douses the thirsty beach  seven horses fly



January 6, 2018
Cliche used: opposites attract
Monoku 5 Cliche Contest
Sponsored by: Silent One...

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Categories: words
Enticing Words
by Franco Gonza


glib talkers weave enticing, eloquent words-- empty their meaning.


Monoku 5: Cliche Contest, Silent One
Quote--" All that glitters is not gold"
6 Jan 2018...

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Categories: animal, crazy, funny, humor,
Premium MemberDeep Kissing Mary
by Rhoda Tripp
it tried to deep kiss Mary now her lips are hairy


"Cat got your tongue?" 
Written under duress 1/5/18
Cliche contest
Hosted by Silent One...

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Categories: marriage
Premium MemberNever a Bride
by CayCay Jennings
always a bridesmaid never a bride ~ never need lawyer for divorce






January 5, 2018
Silent One's Monoku 5: Cliche...

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