A back to school haiku.

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Summer’s winding down.

Autumn breezes will abound.

School buses make rounds.

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  • Nikita K on Aug 23, 2009

    Beautiful haiku and may I add, a PERFECT haiku in terms of how technical it is and how it follows the rules of writing a haiku (i.e. syllables, contrast on the last line etc.) Hate to get reminded though that I’ve got school coming up soon…grr…
    But, beautiful and perfect!

  • ken bultman on Aug 23, 2009

    A back to school goodie.

  • PR Mace on Aug 23, 2009

    Thanks my friends for your support. Sorry about the broken sentences I will submit a fix.

    Thanks, Pam

  • Jenny Heart on Aug 23, 2009

    Summer goes and comes like it should. Right on schedule. Like it!

  • Daisy Peasblossom on Aug 23, 2009

    Haiku’s have been having broken sentences lately, which doesn’t do their structure any good at all; since it depends a lot on appearance. No fault of yours, however; and that’s exactly what is going on for me right now. Beautiful poem, and perfect choice of picture.

  • Karen Gross on Aug 23, 2009

    The computer will be mine from 9 to 4! Yeah!

  • R.B. Parsley on Aug 23, 2009

    A very good haiku. Every mother should read this. Does it say LaidLaw on the school bus? Is that a county or town? I’ll send you a message soon.


  • Christine Ramsay on Aug 24, 2009

    A wonderful haiku, but you are depressing me talking about the end of summer lol. Well done.


  • Mr Ghaz on Aug 24, 2009

    A very interesting read. well done and thanks a lot for sharing this great stuff.

  • Ruby Hawk on Aug 25, 2009

    Oh, I hate to see the end of summer. My granddaughter’s been back in school two weeks now.

  • Kate Smedley on Aug 26, 2009

    Lovely haiku from you as always Pam, I can’t believe the summer holidays are nearly over!

  • Sourav on Sep 7, 2009

    Good to see a Haiku Poem here. Good write on a difficult form.
    But I believe your poem sounds bit rhythmic where Haiku shouldn’t be rhymed.

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