Commentary and Philosophy Poetry posted August 30, 2019


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Educational 5-7-5

Preserving Problems

by LisaMay


By bottling things up

we only preserve problems,

with jarring results.


 


Educational 5-7-5 writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
5-7-5
A 5-7-5 follows the structure of a Haiku. It has three lines. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again.
While a Senryu, is primarily concerned with human nature. A Haiku, primarily concerned with physical nature. A 5-7-5 poem is a free form with the only limitation being the syllable count. It could be about anything, from food to writing, feelings to phobias.

Example
5-7-5 Example
Don't eat yellow snow (5 syllables)
It's not healthy as you know (7 syllables)
Besides, it tastes bad! (5 syllables)
- written by starkat


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