Cynthia A. Morgan

Nov 11, 2021

3 min read

Does Your Haiku Ooze or Snooze?

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Poetry is my go-to. When I truly want to express what stirs my spirit, I find an image and let it lead me. Nearly always, the lyrical words form in response to something I’ve seen, though sometimes also something I’ve heard as I also write while listening to music.

I’m not much of a form poetry writer, although many of my poems follow a similar form that followers on my blog (booknvolume.com) have dubbed a ‘Morganverse’. These poems are typically 16 lines or less and follow a simple ABAB or…