This IS April 17th and that means I am in my glory! Why? Because this is International Haiku Poetry Day!! (woot woot) Now, this is National Poetry Month (all April long) and Int’l Haiku Poetry Day, so I have combined them and declared Int’l Haiku Poetry Month-Day… (a woman’s prerogative)
If ever there was a poetry format I have embraced with every fiber of my being, it IS Haiku. Honestly, I will hear a phrase I like in my head and immediately I will hold up my left hand and use my right index finger to count out the syllables. If it doesn’t work out, I keep re-writing until it does. Some say it’s a curse but I say it’s FUN!!
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