Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge – Week 5 – Sheltering & Resting

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Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge – Week 5 – Sheltering & Resting

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “sheltering & resting” or just one or the other, write a Haiku poem.

Haiku (also called nature or seasonal haiku) is an unrhymed Japanese verse consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables (5, 7, 5) or 17 syllables in all.

There is much more to haiku than the made up 5/7/5 version.

Here is an in depth description of Haiku – Senryu (also called human haiku) is an unrhymed Japanese verse consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables (5, 7, 5) or 17 syllables in all. Senryu is usually written in the present tense and only references to some aspect of human nature or emotions. They possess no references to the natural world and thus stand out from nature/seasonal haiku.

You can write your haiku poem any way you like not necessary the 5/7/5 version.

Not sure of your Syllable count? Check Here,  not that it matters.

You can use the picture above, your own or no picture at all.

Copy and paste the link of your finished Haiku in the comments below. I will acknowledge them the following week, also share on social networks as I receive them.

My haiku poem  – using the word “sheltering or resting”.

tussock sheltering
baby fur seals while resting
beautiful three some.

Bloggers that wrote for the Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge – Week 4 – Beauty & Nature – 29 August 2017

The Bag Lady – A widow, handicapped, a constant writer on her blog, loves doing most things.

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

Reena SaxenaFounder of ReInventions — Coach, Trainer, Writer and Personal Branding Consultant

StoryTeller Enjoys writing interesting short stories and poetry.

All about Writing – Reblogged Thanks

God’s ChairPracticing HIS PRESENCE In My Last Season

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Sammi Scrabbles – Sammi Cox lives in the UK and loves writing, she has a new weekend writing prompt

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