Picking up the shells/
that were littered on the coast/
by the cranky swells.
This entry was posted on 07/05/2011 by Michelle. It was filed under HAIKU and was tagged with Haiku, Poem, Poetry, Thoughts.
I guess a haiku is successful if it evokes a mental and emotional image in a person’s head when they read it. I saw myself on the beach picking up shells under the warm summer sun the second I read this one, so I really like it!!
08/05/2011 at 00:51
I’m glad you like it. This haiku came to me while slipping in and out of sleep. Guess that’s how I badly want to go to the beach and pick up shells:)
08/05/2011 at 20:56
Before falling asleep and right after waking up (also when you have insomnia, I guess) are the best moments for creativity to strike. No doubt I like your haiku!
09/05/2011 at 00:12
I really like your haiku – it evokes the image of the beach and sea so clearly! 🙂
13/05/2011 at 07:41
Thank you for reading! I will be reading your haikus too 🙂
14/05/2011 at 09:51
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