RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #69 Haiku&Mind

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #69 Haiku&Mind

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The Haiku Mind

By Teresa Dean Smeigh

Copyright November 2015

 

Counting syllables,

Running them through crazy thoughts,

Out pops a haiku!

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The rules are simple.

  • Take the two words and write a Haiku. I use Haiku in English as my style, which is 5 syllables for the first line, 7 for the second, and 5 for the third, but you can use what you like. For syllable help visit HowManySyllables.com.
  • The two words can be used as you like. Words have different definitions and you can use the definitions you like. You can even use a synonym word as long as it does not change the meaning. Go to Thesaurus.com for Synonym help.
  • Copy the link of your finished haiku URL  in a comment so we can all go and visit your site to see what you have done. I will comment on your site. You can do a ping back. What’s a ping back? Put a link back to this prompt page, if you like within your post, as long as it does not take away from your haiku. This is simply a prompt and challenge to encourage people to try Haiku and give some a prompt and a place to share in comments so we can find each other. A link in your post does give others a chance to find us and join in. Use one of the two below if you like.

The Challenge Words!

Haiku & Mind

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About Tessa

Teresa (Tessa) Smeigh is now in her 60's and still going strong despite her disabilities affecting both physical and mental abilities. She has bipolar disorder (mental), Fibromyalgia (nerves), degenerative disc disease (spine), and arthritis (joints). Despite that she is active in Mental Health Advocating, writing for www.IBPF.org (volunteer for non-profit) and has 5 blog posts already published by them. She is also working on 2 fiction books (mysteries). She keeps her blog filled with useful content, daily devotionals (She is a Christian), stories and poems. Plenty to keep you busy. She has also been interviewed by blogs and had other posts published on many different blogs. She has 3 blogs so far http://www.tessacandoit.com and http://www.finallyawriter.com and http://www.sunnythoughtsandprayers.wordpress.com She is from Deptford, NJ. Her family and blogs keep her busy.
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8 Responses to RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #69 Haiku&Mind

  1. Fun haiku, Teresa! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. PrairieChat says:

    nicely done and a perfet example of my thinking progress except most times I don’t count syllables

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Pingback: RonovanWrites 69th #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Challenge Review | ronovanwrites

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