Friday, October 21, 2011

Weekend Haiku & Limericks

Your challenge: write a haiku featuring one of the subjects discussed here in the past seven days: song sparrows, bird calls, or something from Monday's nature quote. Feel free to mine the comments, too.

Post your haiku or limericks in the comments, below. Remember the pattern of a haiku is:

First, 5 syllables,
the second line has seven.
And 5 at the end.

A limerick is a wee bit more complicated. Here's one description.

Post your haiku or limerick in the comments, below.


  1. Re: Monday's nature quote:

    How much one can learn
    Just by paying attention
    In one's own backyard!

  2. To the song sparrow:
    My heart swells when your throat calls
    Across the daylight

  3. Song in the chorus
    I hear you on spring mornings
    announcing the dawn.

  4. Yay! Nice work, R & D!

  5. I hear the birds call,
    their song so cheerful, I smile.
    Nature's gift package.