Friday, January 16, 2015
One of Ramona's best friends had an idea for their writing group. They were each to compose three haiku about animals, then read the poems aloud to one another, and guess the animals that have been immortalized in five syllables, then seven, then five.
Here are Ramona's contributions:
Large, and hairy, too.
Sharp teeth, glowing eyes as well.
I'm gonna say ... Yuck.
Hippity, hop, hop.
Fluffy and adorable.
I have lots of them.
Slow and steadily
makes its way across my yard.
Hey! Don't be so shy!
(Answers in the comments. And, fyi, I was wrong and far too narrow-thinking on the first one.)
Irene Latham has the round up at Live Your Poem.