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Heeding Haiku With HA: Emotions

One is certain of nothing but the truth of one’s own emotions. -Howards End by E.M. Forster Emotions have always played with me and I have played with my emotions. … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · 28 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: A Quiet Life

◊ Hello everyone.  This is Jen filling in for HA while he takes care of some pressing educational matters.  Please forgive me as this post is slightly different from the … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · 10 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: To Derive Inspiration From Poetry # 6

This is the sixth installment of this prompt series. And this week, we are trying to look through the imagery of a carefully woven and intricately balanced poem, Moonrise, by … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 · 6 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: Tomorrow

Sometimes, we do tend to dwell more on the future rather than living in our present. What do we see in the future that we can’t experience in the present? … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · 11 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: Jack Kerouac

In my first post for the haiku/tanka prompt here, I conveyed how the beat poets like Jack Kerouac played an influential role in the promotion of haiku in the West. … Continue reading

January 28, 2015 · 20 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: Be a Judge!

I too think the same. And to prove that point, I would like you to write down a succession of haiku or tanka or both (5-10) and leave them for … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · 8 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: Share a Story

We had a tasting organized by Starbucks in the college that I have left now. It was already a boring day, and to listen to the rants of the barista … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · 15 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: New Year

It is 31 December today; the last day of 2014 has arrived and would soon be gone. The year would change, like any other, but would there be a change … Continue reading

December 31, 2014 · 9 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: Holiday Music

The festive cheer is abound in many parts of the world right now. One thing that adds into the warmth of celebration and togetherness is the music that we come … Continue reading

December 23, 2014 · 10 Comments

Heeding Haiku With HA: This Chill

I was recently traveling by car, covering a distance of about 420 kms. It was almost a 9 hour journey through the Northern plains of the country. And it turned … Continue reading

December 17, 2014 · 15 Comments