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murasaki9
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I love writing Haikus. My best friend taught me how to write them. He said ' It's not that hard. All you have to do is learn.' So I did and I fell in love with them. Here's my first Haiku:

Clear like Crystals
It is clear, you know
that what some don't know, we do
albeit, they will.
03/21/11

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EmperorPalpatine
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Everything is wrong.
Nothing has ever been right.
How can we fix this?

EmperorPalpatine
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Fallout: New Vegas,
I shot a fire gecko
and picked up the hide.

iMogwai
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Walking to Vegas
Walk past the Quarry Junction
****, THAT THING IS HUGE!


Based on a true story. I copied your Fallout: New Vegas theme.

Maverick4
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I shot a fire gecko


I shot a fire ge-cko (6)

Six Sylabuls.
iMogwai
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I shot a fire ge-cko (6)

Six Sylabuls.


Fire is usually pronounced like fi-uhr or something, making fire a two syllable word, and the line a seven syllable line.

As you can see, it's very mixed whether people pronounce it as a one or two syllable word, so if the writer pronounces it as a two syllable word, I say let him.
EmperorPalpatine
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1=I 2=shot 3=a 4=fi 5=re 6=ge 7=cko
Some pronounce fire as "faar", 1 syllable.
I use 2, "fy-ur", because that's how I pronounce it.

Koru7
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I know this is offtopic but, why did murasaki close her comments?

here's a haiku

As I take my pen
from the ink bottle it drips
marks my parchment black.

EmperorPalpatine
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I know this is offtopic but, why did murasaki close her comments?


Can't give an answer,
Maybe it was spammed too much,
I don't really know.
idontsuckthatmuch
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I made a haiku,
About making a haiku.
So there you have it.

idontsuckthatmuch
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not very unique,
not original at all,
but there you have it...


But my haiku is completely original/unique.

/sarcasm

I wasn't going for originality on that one. I just wanted to make a haiku.
EmperorPalpatine
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Using sarcasm
Is not very nice at all
Please avoid its use.

Hullabaloo
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Because asking on
The internet politely
Would solve anything

/sarcasm

Ernie15
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Sarcasm ain't bad
Unless you are the victim.
Then it's just funny

deathopper
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Pain is like a coin,
Both have two different sides.
I have said enough.

deathopper
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pain- feeling of discomfort, agony, alert that the body is being harmed, can this be the up side to which you reffered.


What I meant was that one side of the &quotain coin" is that those watching it find it hilarious ("Did he just smash his nuts on the railing?! Hahahahah!&quot and the other is the felling of pain ("Aaaaaaaaoooooou!&quot.
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