Category Archives for Poetry

Poetry Challenge Week One – Western Haiku

The Western Haiku is a simplified version of a traditional Japanese poem, also known as hokko. Length: 1 stanza. Arrangement: Stanza of 17 syllables in 3 lines. 1 line of 5 syllables 1 line of 7 syllables 1

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Poetry Challenge – Introduction

Everyone Thinks They Know What Poetry Is … and what it is for. Even those who are fanatical about it, who can quote lines, or whole poems, of their favorite poet. Who have shelves stuffed to the

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