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Senryu Poems | Senryu Examples

Senryu Poems. Examples of Senryus and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Senryu poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Senryu.

A senryu is a short Japanese style poem, similar to haiku in structure, however, senryu tend to be about human foibles, but there is more to senryu. What is senryu in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member MIND OVER MATTER
mind over matter - counting and exercising for weak after week 8/5/2022 ...Read More
Categories: motivation,
Form: Senryu



Courageous Faith
in complete darkness beyond the veiled horizon - a perfect sunrise...Read More
Categories: courage, faith, trust,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Riverfront
steam calliope sound of sternwheeler comin’ summer lovin’ blues Written August 2, 2022 ...Read More
Categories: music, river, summer,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Orphans
Do orphans ever regain their endorphins...Read More
Categories: childhood, children, hope, sad,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member missing cats
cats are gone nightly evenings darkest mystery coyotes yipping...Read More
Categories: animal, cat,
Form: Senryu



Premium Member Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm "A thundering storm throws down a bolt of lightning Mount Fuji solid." ...Read More
Categories: environment, mountains, nature, storm,
Form: Senryu
Kitchen Weekend
her second income helping with slicing, peeling - Love packs orders with my Love...Read More
Categories: business, cute love, devotion,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member RIVER MOMENTS a six pack of Senryu
the swans hiss parental obligation …warn the intruder sunning turtles roll drunks falling off of bar...Read More
Categories: humor, nature, river,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member SUNSHINE SMILE, SENRYU
sunshine in his dimple ...Read More
Categories: baseball, grandson, sunshine,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member LOST
Adrift I float Upon my thoughts ©7/26/2022 ...Read More
Categories: day, dream,
Form: Senryu
Armed to the Teeth
Serrated edges— the heart that has been sharpened from love's conditioning...Read More
Categories: analogy,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member equivality
trying standing calm on the smooth ceiling surface only in flip-flops...Read More
Categories: adventure, care,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Waves
Waves "Fishers scour the sea waves rear and roar lashing out Mount Fuji asleep." ...Read More
Categories: environment, nature, ocean, storm,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member What I Fear The Most
That which I fear most: The very thought of someday Becoming a ghost....Read More
Categories: death, fear, philosophy,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member LOOKING GLASS-SENRYU
brings back memories, haze of cotton candy days, ...Read More
Categories: candy, games, memory,
Form: Senryu

Specific Types of Senryu Poems

Read wonderful senryu poetry on the following sub-topics: flowers, food, friendship, funny, human nature, kids, life, love, music, nature, spring, winter and more.

Definition | What is Senryu in Poetry?

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