#NaPoWriMo 2021 Day 17 : International Haiku Day

April 17 is International Haiku Day so I thought I’d write some haiku for today’s NaPo. Enjoy!

A Handful of Haiku

night pierced by a cry
sleeping babe plagued by nightmares
maybe it’s a cat


frozen in distress
frostbit fingertips signal
arctic rescue need


family gathers
getting ceremonial
begin with good smudge


candied buttercup
sweet spring melting on a tongue
butterscotch nectar


summer song warblers
tuning up for transition
morning comes sooner

Published by Jennifer Patino


16 thoughts on “#NaPoWriMo 2021 Day 17 : International Haiku Day

  1. You’re really good. I wrote my first haiku about a year ago. I guess I should try more. It’s a particular talent really…

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