#haikuchallenge – The Haiku Challenge

Micropoetry | Haiku | Gogyohka | Tanka | Senryu | Twaiku | 1-6 lines | 3-10 words

On twitter haiku micropoetry can be sometimes found tagged with the twitter hashtag #haikuchallenge. This tag is use in conjunction with the Haikuchallenge game. Participants are required to craft a haiku using that day’s word and to tweet it using the twitter hashtag #haikuchallenge. More info at haikuchallenge.tumblr.com

Here are the latest haiku micropoems live from twitter. Twitter hastag: #haikuchallenge (some tweets below may not be poems)

The wind burns like fire Breaking leaves and chasing rain Only darkness now. #amwriting #haikuchallenge

Disaster creeps in, Slithering on its scaly belly Choking all at once #HaikuChallenge #haiku pic.twitter.com/Uq4w3iRdYE

nightmare slithers off the pillow and under the bed #senryu #haiku #haikuchallenge (slither)

In the pouring rain, one of the shallow mercies of the night. Surrender, whispers the moon, surrender. AJZ #haiku #haikuchallenge