House of Haiku
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House of Haiku

Missing: Hugs

A haiku

Illustration by Cynthia Marinakos.

Last seen long ago
Owners desperate for warm hugs
Hopeful return soon

About haiku
A haiku is a traditional form of Japanese poetry. It’s made up of 3 unrhymed lines with 17 syllables, 5–7–5.

I love writing haiku as it’s a fun challenge — it forces us to be creative and concise to convey the essence

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Cynthia Marinakos

Cynthia Marinakos

Aussie Copywriter. I love rock climbing high ceilings and hiking amongst ferns. >> Free Headline Hacks email course: bit.ly/headlines-email-course