Friday, June 22, 2012

Weekend Haiku & Limericks


Your challenge: write a haiku or limerick featuring one of the subjects discussed here in the past seven days: spotted owls, 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.

9 comments:

  1. It's not practicalto live out our existenceas nature made us,

    Some would be too coldand others sunburn easily:
    No happy medium.

    Squidging toes in sandbare feet are comfortable
    the joy of summer

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  2. The lineation disappears.  How do I post here in haiku form?

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  3.  What do you copy and paste from ?

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  4. The sly spotted owl
    scanning for an easy prey.
     Where is the duckling?

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  5. A wee little owl
    vulnerable prey for many
    Let's hope it survives

     

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  6. in places we don't go
    owls and creatures still hide out
    find the time to change

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  7. find me a place, please,
    where I'll be loved and cared for,
    by nature's bounty

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  8. Whatever you do
    Don't take birds of prey or their
    Feathers home with you.

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  9. A conundrum:
    When is a barred owl spotted?When Pat's on the prowl.

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