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An English written haiku poem is usually focused on nature (this includes seasons). The poem expresses a single feeling or impression. It contains three lines that do not rhyme. The syllables are traditionally broken up this way:
Line One: Five Syllables

Line Two: Seven Syllables

Line Three: Five Syllables

Some examples:
Melodic starlight
Serenade us with your song
In the twilight hours.

Shy little songbird
where is your bright color now?
On this dreary day?

here are some examples of free form haiku very much preferred in various journals and zines:
The perfume
from her armpits --

Though little
her snowman smiling
white backyard

Pausing between bites
on the guava tree
the parrots

Sunny morning:
a snake slides through the fence
looking for a prey

Sea waves
roll from faraway
white peaks

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