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2 minutes ago, Earl Grey said:

 


brings all together 

accents vary amongst us

do your best, have fun

 


do your best, have fun

accents and syllables change

based on where yer from!

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1 hour ago, Earl Grey said:


do your best, have fun

accents and syllables change

based on where yer from!


based on where yer from

ya see some things, miss others

do your best have fun

 

30 minutes ago, Jim D. said:

Do your best, have fun

Clumsily run chasing 

Brown bird scamper

 

 brown bird scamper 

There ya go, it’s a start, friend

Let it flow, let’s go

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2 hours ago, Jim D. said:

Brown bird scamper away

Lonely are we ___ ____

Sunset covers all that we see

 

“use the last line of the previous post’s poem as the first line of your poem” NOT last line of YOUR poem.

 

”5 syllables,

7 syllables,

5 syllables”

 

or https://www.thedaobums.com/topic/50094-haiku-unchained/

 

 

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22 hours ago, Earl Grey said:
On 11/30/2019 at 9:54 AM, Earl Grey said:


do your best, have fun

accents and syllables change

based on where yer from!


based on where yer from

ya see some things, miss others

do your best have fun

 

22 hours ago, Jim D. said:

Do your best, have fun

Clumsily run chasing 

Brown bird scamper

 

 brown bird scamper 

There ya go, it’s a start, friend

Let it flow, let’s go

 

Let it flow, let's go

someone quote this haiku next

please don't break the chain

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3 minutes ago, Earl Grey said:

 

Let it flow, let's go

someone quote this haiku next

please don't break the chain

 

please don't break the chain

happily bound by haiku

cadence marching on

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22 hours ago, ilumairen said:

 

please don't break the chain

happily bound by haiku

cadence marching on

 

cadence marching on

left, right, left, to the beat of

a different drummer

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On 12/1/2019 at 7:46 PM, Nintendao said:

 

cadence marching on

left, right, left, to the beat of

a different drummer

 

a different drummer

coming in on the offbeat

lively rendition 

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5 hours ago, Rocky Lionmouth said:

Lively rendition

Captured the color swiftly

A white winter beach


A white winter beach,

A lone bed: snow falls on it—

A scene from a dream

 

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On 12/8/2019 at 12:16 AM, Earl Grey said:

A white winter beach,

A lone bed: snow falls on it—

A scene from a dream

 

A scene from a dream

drifts about like a balloon

on wistful sea breeze 

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49 minutes ago, Nintendao said:

 

A scene from a dream

drifts about like a balloon

on wistful sea breeze 

on wistful sea breeze

brought from our inner desires

to our presence ease

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8 minutes ago, moment said:

on wistful sea breeze

brought from our inner desires

to our presence ease

 

to our present ease

peacefully drifting, a sea

of our own being

 

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18 hours ago, ilumairen said:

 

to our present ease

peacefully drifting, a sea

of our own being

 


of our own being
is given our row to hoe
in our hands, our fate

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On 2019-12-11 at 12:27 AM, Mark Foote said:


of our own being
is given our row to hoe
in our hands, our fate

 

In our hands, our fate

in our lands, hours of rainfall

build yourself a table

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1 hour ago, Rocky Lionmouth said:

 

In our hands, our fate

in our lands, hours of rainfall

build yourself a table

 

build yourself a table

with plentiful chairs for guests

serving warmth and love

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1 hour ago, ilumairen said:

 

build yourself a table

with plentiful chairs for guests

serving warmth and love


“Serving warmth and love...“

We could all use more of that

all day every day

 

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4 hours ago, Earl Grey said:


“Serving warmth and love...“

We could all use more of that

all day every day

 

 

all day every day

stones rotate, their sounds echo

across universes

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On 2019-12-12 at 11:29 AM, ऋषि said:

 

all day every day

stones rotate, their sounds echo

across universes

 

Across universes

empty between grains of dust

even acorns rot

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36 minutes ago, Rocky Lionmouth said:

 

Across universes

empty between grains of dust

even acorns rot

 

Even acorns rot,

odd acorns sprout mighty oaks

even acorns feed.  

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13 minutes ago, Taomeow said:

 

Even acorns rot,

odd acorns sprout mighty oaks

even acorns feed.  

 

Even acorns feed

Sitting in a mighty oak

rustling - look, squirrel!

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On 12/13/2019 at 7:15 PM, Rocky Lionmouth said:

 

Even acorns feed

Sitting in a mighty oak

rustling - look, squirrel!

 

rustling - look, squirrel!

She's come asking for some seed

With babies to feed

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8 hours ago, ilumairen said:

 

rustling - look, squirrel!

She's come asking for some seed

With babies to feed

 

With babies to feed,

husband to please, employers,

chores, bills, she grew tame.  

 

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2 hours ago, Taomeow said:

 

With babies to feed,

husband to please, employers,

chores, bills, she grew tame.  

 

chores, bills, she grew tame.

and that is truly the crime,

and who is at fault?

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