Have you tried your hand at
This post on Facebook inspired me
to try my hand at Senryu
using the human emotion of gratitude.
Great God Gives Gladness
Gracious Goodness-Giving God
Haiku/Senryu Poetry –
Every word in the Haiku must begin with the same letter.
When written in English, it generally follows the syllabic pattern 5-7-5
Haiku/Senryu Poem (also called Human Haiku) is an unrhymed Japanese verse usually written in the present tense and only references to some aspect of human nature or emotions. Senyrus possess no references to the natural world and thus stand out from nature/seasonal Haiku.
(Published with gratitude for the magic of 11:11 am on the 11th of this marvelous month)
Try it, my friends.
Share yours with me!