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Haiku humor

Stephen Addiss

Haiku humor

by Stephen Addiss

  • 37 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Weatherhill in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haiku -- History and criticism,
  • Humor in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Stephen Addiss with Fumiko and Akira Yamamoto.
    ContributionsYamamoto, Fumiko., Yamamoto, Akira.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL729 .A35 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17178810M
    ISBN 109781590304723
    LC Control Number2007009216

      As you look into, the number of the syllables of the haiku poem is seventeen not nighnteen, because that was originally the upper part (上の句, kami-no ku) of tanka poems (). In more detail, the haiku was the first upper part of “haikai” funny linked poem (starting from ). But writing a good haiku is not as easy as it looks. It takes practice. Teach Your Child How to Write a Haiku. Here are some tips: 1. The form of a haiku is very simple: – three lines – five syllables in the first line – seven syllables in the second line – five syllables in the third line. 2. Haiku .

    - Explore mindi's board "HAIKU" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Haiku, Haiku poems, Haiku poetry.7 pins. "Nerd Haiku takes a fun, light-hearted, light saber-pointed poke at all the absurdities, stereotypes, and truths of nerd culture. These thoughtful and clever poems speak to the core elements of the nerd universe: science fiction, fantasy, comic books, super heroes, big-budget movies, role-playing games, technology, TV series, animation, cosplay, and video games, as well as its celebrated.

    "Traditionally the haiku is a Japanese poem of 17 syllables in this book, however, Gordon Gordon cheekily subverts the form to create funny little snippets of modern life - the hell of the daily commute, celebrity deaths, giant scones judged by Mary Berry. The Art of Writing Haiku for Kids. Betsy Snyder | The Children’s Book Review Published: February 4, For both my haiku books, I Haiku You and Haiku Baby, I learned to write haiku along the way.I was an illustrator—hardly an accomplished poet—but I had a hunch both book ideas were unique and hoped I could make haiku feel more friendly to a younger age group.


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