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: TSC patdown Protecting the populace In my crotch, no less

#MYKU: Pre-sunrise take-off Sleepiness I can't shake off Glad I'm not pilot

#MYKU: Visibility Low from dense fog in my tracks Nature's Cataracts

#MYKU: LSU, Burrow He's no ordinary Joe College football kings

#MYKU: To feel more alive Invigorate your being Brave the elements

#MYKU: Within an instant Creativity blossoms But petals or thorns ?

@MrJamesMay Okayama Park Just like Peasholm in Yorkshire But more Japanese #Myku

#MYKU: Fraternity pranks Revelry within the ranks Some go way too far

@MrJamesMay Tokyo the new Anagram of its fellow Kyoto the old #Myku

#MYKU: "Conjunctivitis... ....We hope that you don't smite us" Said the schoolhouse doc