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Zoic: Nostalgic Haikus:

David Vu
February 27, 2020

Nostalgia: Waves of emotions Comes flooding back to my mind When I reminisce   Saturday Mornings: Waking up early Makes a bowl of cereal Waste time with cartoons   Family...

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Zoic: au naturel

Maya Lewis
February 21, 2020

my hair is natural: my coffee-colored curls,  my crown, my pride and joy. in history, our curls weren’t acceptable. they were straightened,  damaged, burned off, to be “accepted”.   in...

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Zoic: Five Haikus About Writing Haikus

Anonymous
January 21, 2020

On the 5-7-5 syllabic structure of the haiku It can be hard to Find the exact sequence of Words that fit in it On the things which make a haiku a haiku, properly-so-called Haikus are supposed To...

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Zoic: Five Haikus About 2020

Anonymous
January 21, 2020

Haiku about 2020 that introduces the subject matter It is the New Year We are all so excited For the end of school Haiku about 2020 that may be relatable I made some New Year’s Resolutions that...

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Zoic: to behold, to be held

Maya Lynn
January 16, 2020

you may be imperfect, impatient, insatiable, insistent entitled, persistent, but, o my love, let me ask you this: what are you more of than mine? mine to behold, mine to be held by...

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Zoic: Holiday Haikus

David Vu
December 22, 2019

Snowing outside: White flakes are falling The temperature is dropping Winter is now here   Family dinner during the holidays: A feast is spread out Jokes and laughter fills the...

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Zoic: A Series of Random Haikus About Life:

David Vu
December 3, 2019

Stressed out about school: Impossible tests And failing grades causes me To feel like nothing   Hanging out with friends: Laughing about stuff Being together makes me  Feel...

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Zoic: conditional love

Maya Lynn
November 22, 2019

teach me kindness, teach me love; try to touch it, keep me gloved. you wonder why i won’t look your way; you don’t deserve the light of day.   cut the rose before it blooms, strike...

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Zoic: Five Serious Haikus About Winter

anonymous
November 14, 2019

On choice of attire during the winter Cold enough to start Wearing sweaters whose status As such is more clear On activities to do during the winter Watching TV for Hours under the covers JK that’s...

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Zoic: muddled heart

Maya Lynn
November 12, 2019

you filled a void i didn’t know i had. i didn’t know i needed you so bad. i don’t even know what i want right now; to be friends? or into love, should i plow? perhaps whichever direction...

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Zoic: sentiment

anonymous
October 21, 2019

When we returned from exile, I arrived to receive Not restitution, no respects paid, nor recompense — O, but A mass gesture of dismissal, something cynical-naive Reform which rang, we're told, as...

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Zoic: her darling dove

Maya Lynn
October 17, 2019

born of righteous, proper love, raised to emerge as a dove. her truest self tucked down below, he hates her and he doesn’t know.   the blade plunged deeper into skin, she didn’t...

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