Paradox – Haiku – November 25, 2015


dancing in the park
bright new worlds
in soap bubbles

© G.s.k. ‘15

Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #20 Paradox

Examples of paradox in haiku

waiting room
a patch of sunlight
wears out the chairs

© Jane Reichhold

black forest
whatever you may say
a morning of snow

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

reaching for the sun
tulips bursting through the earth –
colorful rainbow

© Chèvrefeuille

different images
seen through readers eyes
haiku paradox

© Chèvrefeuille


37 thoughts on “Paradox – Haiku – November 25, 2015

  1. That’s lovely, cara. Love the bubbles…how fragile these new worlds have become! I wrote the narrative part of this for my haibun but am waiting for my muse to get over her nap for the haiku 😉


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