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: Changing of the guard Millions feeling cold and charred Pray for times less hard

#MYKU: Fair fowl juggling Hot rotisserie chickens In the checkout line

#MYKU: Martin Luther King You too, always remember In the name of love

#MYKU: Choose one, if you would Rather be lucky or good ? Interrelated ?

#MYKU: Up until last year Only Halloween you'd hear "Hey I like your mask"

#MYKU: Not an admission Stereotype fruition But anomaly

#MYKU: How many of these Weird idiosyncrasies Do you admit to ?

#MYKU: Enough is enough Must stop beating yourself up End self infliction