102 Haiku Journal: 17 Syllables to Say It All
This unique journal guides and encourages you to reflect on your day in the style of everyone’s favorite short-form poem—the haiku. It offers 102 creative prompts to help you think about different aspects of your life and capture them in 17 syllables. Conceived by the Haiku Guys & Gals, this journal also contains examples of their poems for inspiration. The prompts encourage you to write haiku on a range of subjects: a tribute to your hero, an ode to a childhood memory, a note on the weather, or an observation about your day. The journal also provides a brief history of the haiku, a basic explanation of how it is comprised, and some tips for getting into a haiku-writing frame of mind. Whether you skip around or proceed with the prompts in order, 102 Haiku Journal, encourages both creativity and self-reflection, all in a beautiful little package.
The Haiku Guys & Gals are a multicultural and international company of poets who have mastered the art of writing haiku for western audiences. Bringing performance poetry to a new era, they are hired to bring typewriters to events, where they craft custom haiku for attendees upon request. They have worked with Google, Women’s Wear Daily, Bloomberg, the Brooklyn Public Library, Barnes & Noble, and more.
Pub Date: 2017
Size: 4.00 x 6.00 inches