Day: February 26, 2019

Invented Poetry Forms – The Hay(na)ku

Originally posted on Paul's Poetry Playground:
The hay(na)ku is a fairly recent invented poetry form created in the Philippines by the poet and artist Eileen Tabios in 2003. It somewhat resembles the haiku in the fact that they both consist of three short lines. But unlike the traditional Japanese form, the hay(na)ku is isoverbal,…

Extended Marvel

Originally posted on Reena Saxena:
I carry forward Eugenia’s cinquains. Eugenia says naturethe wildernessshe secures and pardonswhat’s more, the earth’s dispositionmarvel§ the earthterra firmashe provides and shelterswhat’s more, a place to live and thrivemarvel My extension human minds pride themselves on conquering the unconquerable – Maker’s Marvel!   backlash happens, but late generations disappear before they…