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: What will be my muse ? Riff syllables, can't refuse Which ones will I choose ?

#MYKU: Need to declutter Piles of piles like no other Because more is less

#MYKU: Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama New Japanese god

#MYKU: Felt old this morning Lots of parts seemed on the fritz Till I took a......walk

#MYKU: The crack of the whip Life can be a taskmaster Attitude grips it

#MYKU: Deep fried fish dinner It's so good and it's so bad Based on amounts had

#MYKU: Thirty seven years Happy Anniversary Blessed she's still with me

#MYKU: Rollercoaster days Feel lowest lows, highest highs Filled with laughs and cries