Why I Write Haikus?

Writing haikus has been a simple yet complex process because I am aware that the English form of haikus is very different to what constitutes as a haiku in Japan. This is because sentence structures and syllables are quite different in these two cultures. Yet, the universal essence of nature as the topic of an … Continue reading Why I Write Haikus?

Sunday Stanza: Poem Forty Two- The Seed By Hannah Williams

A seed              seeking sunlight swells and sweats.  Through its seed coat.  Shooting taproot in the soil.  Submerged    it pokes its head through  the earth. Until it blooms, Soothed by the serene song of photosynthesis.    

An Analysis of ‘Ask Me’ By William Stafford

Some time when the river is ice ask me mistakes I have made. Ask me whether what I have done is my life. Others have come in their slow way into my thought, and some have tried to help or to hurt: ask me what difference their strongest love or hate has made. I will … Continue reading An Analysis of ‘Ask Me’ By William Stafford