Nature haiku

Poetry Contest
Write a nature haiku.
-17 syllables or less
-two grammatically interconnected lines of concrete imagery
-one satori (an a-ha moment of insight)
-a kigo (seasonal reference)
-personification allowed
-avoid capital letters and filler words for better word economy



The contest winner will win half of the prize pool which is based on the number of entries. The second and third place winners will each share the remaining prize pool. The prize pool is currently 48.00 member dollars. There are 6 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 72.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 5 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest Is Closed.





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Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
rjuselius Entered Aurora Borealis
Ben Colder Entered Arkansas
HarryT Entered Winter Fun
GSmuse Position Reserved
elainec4 Entered haiku (wave)
giraffmang Entered haiku (starlings fly in)
evesayshi Entered Snow
Ulla Entered haiku(white owl hoots)
zanya Entered Haiku(shades of deep ochre)
FxstsLisa Entered Haiku (flurries of snow sparks)
Ogden Entered Lamb Feeds Heedlessly
Dean Kuch Position Reserved