is a
three line poem

word on
the first line

on second,
three on third

a poem
with six words

is very
easy to write

Reverse Hay(na)ku

Reading, writing Hay(na)ku
is equally

Simple, straightforward.

ahead, try
writing a Hay(na)ku.


3 thoughts on “Hay(na)ku

  1. judyrose says:

    Maybe I’m missing the esoterica gene, but this is not poetry to me. These are just 6 word sentences spread out over three lines. Waste of paper, don’t you think?

  2. judyrose says:

    I’m still figuring out how to use this site. Sorry for doubling up.

  3. generally says:

    No problem, judy, I deleted the second copy. Well, yes, I agree with you. The examples that I have given here are horrible, but some of the hay(na)ku’s are really good. Try to read them somewhere online.

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