Poetics and Poetry Discussion
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Peter A. Crowther
(3/25/2005 6:00:00 PM)
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I don't think his poems are strictly haiku. I always understood haiku to be three line poems with the syllable count: 5,7,5. Some of the japanese ones, by e.g. Basho and Issa are gorgeous just capturing the emotion of a single moment.
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It is cold, everywhere.
The kind of cold many look forward to;
an occasion to don their warm fashions,