What is Senryu?

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

Senryu is a three line Japanese poem that is structurally similar to haiku poetry. So 17 syllables or less. It differs from Haiku because it’s subject matter much more concerned with human nature and satiric humour. For more info about how it differs from haiku click here.

LIVE SENRYU MICROPOETRY FROM TWITTER
Here are the latest senryu micropoems live from twitter, (a few poems may be in Japanese).Twitter hashtag: #senryu

#lizzieslockdown insect some insects are signs or perhaps even symbols 🐞 for those in the know © #haiku #senryu #poetry #PoetryWriter #PoetryCommunity #amwriting #WritingCommunity #micropoetry @jessmariewrites

#senryu quinze jours en plus Paris se meurt dans vos bras ce soir jour XIV #poesie #ConfinementJour14 😟

. Isolation hint — plant your feet unyieldingly and branch out online. . #hangtenstories 1216 (branch) 10 words #StayHome #StayAtHome #haiku #senryu #poetry #poem #micropoetry #17syllables #amwriting .

#poesie Solidarität diszipliniert effektiv begrenzter Tag 13 #senryu #Germany ✍️

. Personality is what it takes to contest stale stereotypes. . #ohjDailyWords (personality &/or contest) #ohj #haiku #senryu #poetry #poem #micropoetry #17syllables #amwriting .

watching the Disney Channel my grandson's animated expression #senryu #haikuchallenge

cottonwood roots push through the walk— no place to go #poetry #micropoetry #haiku #senryu #coronavirus 2111

her fire 🔥 burns hotter each and every single day may i walk in it? © #haiku #senryu #poetry #PoetryWriter #PoetryCommunity #amwriting #WritingCommunity #micropoetry