What is a myku?

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

On twitter you may come across poems appended with the twitter hashtag #myku. From what I understand, a myku is a poem very similar to a haiku, but not necessarily following the rules. A haiku with your own personal twist… a myku.

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

#MYKU Gonna' get me some California here I come Of what, I know not

#MYKU Pulse of the season Icicle rows descending Frozen EKG

#MYKU Birth rate declining Not like we're not having sex Just want babies less

#MYKU Thirty years ago !?! Not thirty minutes ago Can I remember

#MYKU The Lord's thumb nail moon Scratches murky night time sky On eve of the storm

#MYKU Winter shorts wearers Those past thirty look absurd Unless it's eighty

#MYKU Fluffy snowflakes flow Aerodynamically Over vehicle

Good news for #Kutztown students: the university's informational hub #MyKU is more modern-looking and mobile-friendly! pic.twitter.com/PH3QrrqGq2

#MYKU Crimson hangover Clemson over and over Mauls Alabama

#MYKU My wife's stuffed cabbage Superior to my mom's That said, she grave spins