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The Short-Form as Poetry

The short-form is to the long-form as haiku is to the sonnet

Image by Shepherd Chabata from Pixabay

I love haiku, the Japanese form of poetry. It’s a poem that encapsulates a moment in time and condenses it into its essence in just 17 syllables. The short-form article does the same in just 150 words.

As a writer who tends toward heavily researched pieces, the short-form lets me dive deeply…

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Patricia Haddock

Patricia Haddock

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Writer, editor, coach helping people move from where they are to where they want to be. Find me at Mind Cafe, Illumination, Coffee Times. & pat@phaddock.com.