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Spring Clearing

(NaPoWriMo – Day 27, a hay(na)ku sonnet)

with stuff,
house of chaos.

of papers
and plastic crap.

do we
keep all this?

belongings — when
massed — become rediculous.

What do they
say about us?

The prompt for day 27 is to write a hay(na)ku, a form created by poet Eileen Tabios  and named by Vince Gotera. The hay(na)ku is a variant on haiku, consisting of a three-line stanza where the first line has one word, the second has two words, and the third has three words. The sonnet varient above (invented by Gotera) is made up of four hay(na)ku, adding up to twelve lines, and then a couplet of three words per line, each equivalent to the third line of a hay(na)ku. Phew!

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