House of Haiku
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House of Haiku


A haiku — prompt ‘past'

Illustration by Cynthia Marinakos.

Repressed memories
Torturous reminiscing
Finds liberation

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.

Haiku forces us to be creative and concise to convey the essence of a specific moment in only a few words




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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Cynthia Marinakos

Cynthia Marinakos

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