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Status Haiku K. Ryan Henisey

Status Haiku

K. Ryan Henisey

Published March 21st 2012
ISBN :
Kindle Edition
314 pages
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Status Haiku is a collection of one thousand haiku interspersed with photography. These haiku replaced the authors status updates on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook.The collected thousand haiku range in theme and content, coveringMoreStatus Haiku is a collection of one thousand haiku interspersed with photography. These haiku replaced the authors status updates on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook.The collected thousand haiku range in theme and content, covering subjects such as love, lust, work, commuting, body image, place, and time. Written in western haiku style, these accessible micro-poems are formed of three lines of five, seven, and five syllables. Many of the poems are small riddles of thought and time:Snarled in her snake-likeHair, commuters pray to notBe frozen in place.Others are expressions of life, poetically acting as place holders for status updates:Oh, Starbucks latte!You make this Fridays AhabA bit more Ishmael.Throughout the thousand poems, the reader will encounter moments of love, fear, hope, and joy. This nine month journey of haiku status is filled with crystalized moments of the authors life.Its like folding words-I wonder if, like cranes, theresA wish at the end.