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  • This comment was originally posted on Twitter kigo said at 2am on May 30th # |

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  • I tried to show him how to count haiku syllables, and he insisted on swapping the line with the political version of the kigo with the last one.

    Susanna Speier: 140 Characters Politiku

  • Remember, a haiku isn't just 5-7-5; you need to include a seasonal reference or kigo, otherwise I'll find you and cut you.


  • Haiku has to have a kigo word, that is a season word.

    Southern Haiku Contest!

  • Our seasons are markedly different, so how does that work for the kigo in the haiku?

    And What of the Haiku? : Kwame Dawes : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

  • Either dvd creators or video converters, is any free downloads that wont display their website or evaluation on the entire movie, ive tried imtoo, skysoft, roxio and kigo or i guess i have to buy one? and if so is ...

  • A haiku should also contain both a kigo and a kireji.

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  • The whale steak was very decent, but could have been more dried to give a more delicate look and feel. the elk was very dry, the man who sold it told me it takes 1 kigo of fresh meat to make 300 grams of the finished product.

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  • Traditionally, haiku contain a kireji, or cutting word, usually placed at the end of one of the poem's three sections; and a kigo, or season-word.

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  • In traditional Japanese haiku and linked poetry, kigo are used to give a verse its seasonal reference. News


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    April 17, 2014