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Haiku Poetry. Haiku Poetry. Haiku is also called nature or seasonal haiku. Haiku Poetry. Haiku is usually written in the present tense and focuses on nature (seasons). Haiku Poetry. Definition 1 - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


<ul><li><p>Haiku Poetry</p></li><li><p>Haiku PoetryHaiku is also called nature or seasonal haiku.</p></li><li><p>Haiku PoetryHaiku is usually written in the present tense and focuses on nature (seasons).</p></li><li><p>Haiku PoetryDefinition 1An unrhymed Japanese verse consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables (5, 7, 5) or 17 syllables in all. </p><p>The 5/7/5 rule was made up for school children to understand and learn this type of poetry. </p></li><li><p>Haiku PoetryDefinition 2Made of three lines of poetry, 17 syllables or LESS. </p><p>An ideal haiku should be short/long/short </p></li><li><p>Haiku PoetryHelpful Hints Haiku is generally not written in one long run on sentence. It is generally written in two parts. You have a fragment on the first or the last line, then you have the body of the haiku. </p></li><li><p>Haiku Poetry</p><p> Winter sun-- a cyclist pedals against the wind </p></li><li><p>Haiku Poetry</p><p>Salt-waves caress sand tickling my toes and heart in their short-spun wake </p></li><li><p>Haiku Poetry</p><p>Pink cherry blossoms Cast shimmering reflections On seas of Japan </p></li><li><p>Haiku Poetry</p><p>Warm soup in a bowl letters of the alphabet hang on the teaspoon </p></li></ul>


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