One to Six Line Micropoetry

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

On twitter, poets and creative writers use a limited amount of lines to express their ideas. These words can take the form of poem or prose. It also enables micropoets to write poetry similar to tanka, gogyohka and haiku without following any of the rules for each style.

LIVE ‘ONE TO SIX LINE’ MICROPOETRY FROM TWITTER
Here are the latest ‘limited word’ micropoems live from twitter. A few of these may not be poems as regular tweeters sometimes use these tags.Twitter hashtags: #monostich/#1line/#oneline, #distich/#2lines/#twolines, #tristich/#3lines/#threelines, #tetrastich/#4lines/#fourlines, #pentastich/#5lines/#fivelines/#cinquain, #hexastich/#6lines/#sixlines

Words I pluck like suspended stars silver and sparkling to adorn the black background of my infinite sky poem. #5lines #micropoetry #poetry

Spanish moss falls into my new garden from the neighbor’s oak— you’ve ignored my conflicts for twenty-five years #tanka #poetry #micropoetry #5lines

late summer amaryllis dozens of pink heads bobbing judging, watching where we go what we do as the squawking jays steal the eggs #tanka #5lines #mpy

@Xavi_Bros ancient art class I wonder if their mother ever told them to keep their hands off the wall? #5lines

summer nightfall just like people the crows squabble over who gets the last slice of pizza #tanka #5lines #poem #micropoetry

@ericcoliu 95th Entry, #Coronavirus #Poetry Diary bit.ly/2Rn4sui on their t-shirts "my body, my choice, my life" anti-maskers and anti-vaxxers give each other a bear hug bit.ly/31gS82O #5lines #tanka #micropoetry #poem #Covid19 #Covid19USA #PandemicPoems #PandemicLife

brushing off sand I walk what's left of the pine dunes my time here passes by like the birds overhead H. Gene Murtha bit.ly/31x8pk8 #5lines #tanka #poetry #micropoetry #poem

a chainsaw lament for the dispossessed, sometimes nature can be a cruel landlord--- Isaias #tanka #5lines #micropoetry

@madeofpoems out of words I give her the crumpled ball of paper that I don't know where to throw #5lines #micropoetry

Throwing out a whole poem slicing adjectives mercilously trite theme trampled underfoot strip-ripping cliched trochee even culling one perfect line. #5lines #micropoetry #poetry

midnight snack I swallow the moonlight savor these dreams for I know when morning comes there will be no reprieve #5lines #micropoetry

#tanka the talk of contagion a nurse says it's okay to touch the green caterpillar crawling on the fence #5lines #micropoetry