Haiku

Background:

Haiku's were made in the sixteenth century by peasants. Before they were called Haiku's they were called Haikai. Haiku's are mostly used to tell about nature. Haiku's have the form of 5 syllables 7 syllables and then 5 syllables. In Japan it was mandatory that they would be able to recognize Haiku's.


Changing Seasons

By. Heather Burns

With changing seasons

tiny buds wake up and yawn

spring is in the air

http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/haiku-changing-seasons-syllable-count-5-7-5/