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

#tanka #5lines no trip to the movies or a local bar— i spend the night watching television without any pants on

#tanka #5lines milk for $2.25— outside running to catch the metro before i miss it

Throw out your books Burn your ideas Dissolve your thoughts Till you find yourself In what never moves #Zen ☀️ #5Lines ✍️

#tanka #5lines #micropoetry Why is it a poem of such brevity has the same number of lines as fingers on the writing hand?

my silent screaming ripped open the blue womb of the night i am buried under a million stillborn stars #5lines

We shovel the frozen river down the drive, our foreheads glistening. The snow is heavy with rain. #5lines