|“Being Human - the ordinary intensity” a look at senryu, the sibling of haiku
When we compose haiku we might worry about ticking the right boxes for people, but with senryu we can breathe more easily, and untick them!
NOTE: See last the 2018 results and commentary at the end!
So what was I looking for?
Any topic, and any approach to that topic.
"I'm open to styles" and after all it was just one senryu that you send, and it was free!
Mieru ka kisou
From the book “Let’s start right now! The easiest text book of haiku and senryu”
© Takeshi Mizuno, and Saki Kono (神野紗希)
One I posted today onto the Australian Haiku Society website kukai challenge, with this prompt of ‘seeing the world with a child’s eyes’
2018 Senryu Contest Results: