House of Haiku
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House of Haiku

A House of Haiku prompt “pulse”


A Haiku

I swear I’m alive,

Yet no matter how I try,

I can’t take my pulse.

Thanks to Tracy Aston and the House of Haiku for a fun prompt.



Haiku is a form of poetry usually inspired by nature, which embraces simplicity. We invite all poetry lovers to have a go at composing Haiku. Be warned. You could become addicted.

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Kim McKinney

A non-niche writer who loves a good story. My ADHD mind thinks way too much for its own good, but I have grown to love it. An idea person.