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House of Haiku


Take the Time to Reflect

My first Haiku. Thank you to Brett Christensen and House of Haiku for the prompt “reflect.”

Photo by Kinga Cichewicz on Unsplash

When you reflect on

your past it will not alter

but your future may.

Robert Frost once said writing free verse was like “playing tennis without a…




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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