ForumsArt, Music, and WritingHaiku Contest - Broken Bond (page 531, due: Feb 2)

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Maverick4
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A Haiku is a Japanese lyric verse form having three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables, traditionally invoking an aspect of nature or the seasons.

Well, that said, heres the rules:

1) The Haiku must be original (no plagarizing)!
2) It must fit the weeks theme
3) It must be submitted before the deadline
4) It must be submitted for the contest (no using works previously written)
5) One Submission per user
6) The Same User cannot win twice in a row (but there welcome to submit!)

Hopefully oneday the winner could get a merit...

The Deadline will always be a Wednsday, so the deadline for the first theme will be Wednsday, September 2. The theme is The Pond

(special thanks to 'thisisnotanalt')

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thisisnotanalt
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CALL. ME. ALT.

Pwease? Lol.

Ripples Ricochet
round stone changing destinies
An era of thoughts

Krizaz
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Haiku's aren't my strong point, I seem to specialize in 40,000 character stories or less.

Bench at the shoreline
People splashing in the pond
Can't believe my eyes

Bronze
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Let me try a sorta dark one

The water is still
But I know you sleep under
Ever watching me

Pois0nArr0w
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Silent reflections
Surface shifts quietly
Scratching the surface

Eh...

Pois0nArr0w
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Oh, damn. I just realized I used surface twice...

Silent reflections
Distorting, shifting, changing
Scratching the surface

Bronze
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And that your second line was only six syllables

Pois0nArr0w
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No, it's seven. Unless of course distorting only has two syllables.

Pois0nArr0w
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Oh... Wait... you're talking about the first one... I need sleep...

Bronze
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No I meant your old one...

And distorting is 3 lol, it would be funny to hear someone say it in 2.

Zega
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Whoa, never done this before.

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The pond is a pond.
No ordinary old pond.
It is just a pond.

Maverick4
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There pretty good so far, and Bronze yours is just plain scary. And Zega, your middle line only has 6 sylables instead of 7.

Bronze
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There pretty good so far, and Bronze yours is just plain scary. And Zega, your middle line only has 6 sylables instead of 7.


Well, my mind works like that sometime...and to help out Zega, I think it matters how you pronounce ordinary, I do it like or-din-air-ee, but I think some people do it like ord-nair-ee.
shayneii
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Splish, a fish jumps... joy
Bursting, colourful delight
The sound goes, "Gah-ploonk".

Ernie15
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The pond is a pond
It's just a big stupid pond
Who cares, anyway?

I just know I'll be an honorable mention. xD

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yes. finally i get to have a contest i can join.

I lean over the pond.
Just look at the colors.
Oh so beauti- *splash*

:3

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