What are 5 examples of haiku?
- “The Old Pond” by Matsuo Bashō
- “A World of Dew” by Kobayashi Issa.
- “Lighting One Candle” by Yosa Buson.
- “A Poppy Blooms” by Katsushika Hokusai.
- “Over the Wintry” by Natsume Sōseki.
- “In a Station of the Metro” by Ezra Pound.
- “The Taste of Rain” by Jack Kerouac.
What are the 3 rules of haiku?
- There are no more than 17 syllables.
- Haiku is composed of only 3 lines.
- Typically, every first line of Haiku has 5 syllables, the second line has 7 syllables, and the third has 5 syllables.
How do you write a 5 7 5 haiku?
The first line is 5 syllables. The second line is 7 syllables. The third line is 5 syllables like the first. Punctuation and capitalization are up to the poet, and need not follow the rigid rules used in structuring sentences.