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#HaikaiChallenge #9(11/25/2017)…#haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka

Take a bow, poets, for accepting last week’s challenge!

Jilly– Live Oaks Retain Life

petrujiveljoen– Thanksgiving

qbit– Haiku–Thanksgiving

Xenia Tran– Tanka: Counting Blessings

revivedwriter– Thanksgiving

Moving on to this week’s challenge!

November comes to a close this week. Days shorten. Leaves shrivel and drop. Winter’s chill approaches. What could be a better time to celebrate Guns N Roses’ classic single, November Rain?

This week’s unconventional kigo is “November Rain.” Say it or reference it in a haikai poem–haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, etc.–of your choice!

As always:

Here’s how the challenge works:
1. Write your haikai poem (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, renga, etc.)

2. Ping-back to the Challenge by placing a link to it in your post.

3. Comment with a link to your post.

 

Good Writing!

Remember: Winter is Coming!

 

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