If you are up for the challenge, here’s your STRETCH & STRENGTHEN EXERCISE!
TOPIC: The Untouchable – something that will always be out of reach
1. slow – unhurried, gradual
2. suffice – enough
3. fly – soar, flee
Write it as a haiku.
A haiku is a traditional Japanese poem structure with no rhyme scheme but a specific shape: three lines composed of five syllables in the first line, seven in the second line, and five in the third line.
EXAMPLE by Matsuo Basho
An old silent pond…
A frog jumps into the pond,
splash! Silence again.
Submit your poem to RNCPoetry@gmail.com for consideration for publication in this year’s Rhyme N Chatt Poetry Anthology. Also, consider sharing your poem at an upcoming RNC open mic session!
“Changing Lives One Rhyme At A Time”