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an epigrammatic Japanese verse form of three short lines

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Police found a message in the form of a haiku poem, a traditional Japanese three-line verse, inside a window near his front door.
The collection includes a number of 17-syllable haiku poems composed by Shiki (1867-1902) and his friend Soseki Natsume (1867-1916), a prominent Japanese novelist who wrote in the late 19th and early 20th century and studied haiku under Shiki.
By taking a few moments to read through the 52, three line formatted, haiku poems comprising Lilly Wang's very highly recommended "Baby Haiku" poetry collection, any new mother experiencing the 'baby blues' can find comfort and therapeutic reflection.
Declan Collinge provides a moving, illuminating piece on the haiku poems (Inchicore Haiku).
The author's history of more than twenty-three years in the practice of zazen meditation shows through, and inspirational haiku poems as well as question-and-answer sessions, mindfulness stories, and practical suggestions for incorporating Zen into daily life round out this excellent and descriptive guide.
They will be performing Jenkins's Requiem, which sets the usual Latin movements of the Mass for the souls of the dead with five Japanese haiku poems, using ethnic instruments to great effect ( with even a hip-hop rhythm in the Dies Irae.
First, Oku no Hosomichi, written as a travel sketch, consists of a main narrative body, fifty haiku poems by Basho, and a few poems by other authors.
This book contains 17 haiku poems with beautiful illustrations of unusual animals.
Reflection By completing this Reflection Writing haiku poems process I have learned a great went much better this time around.
In the case of Requiem I've set some Japanese haiku poems to music.
Students composed haiku poems that complemented the images they had painted.
Amy's Another Five Seasons - a selection of haiku poems set to music - was chosen by the judges as the best.
Rain Mirror (1999), begins with a series of fifty-eight haiku poems, "Haiku Edge.