I’m feeling poetic – a feeling I haven’t experienced since high school…long ago. I came across a Haiku recently and thought, “I should write one too!” Then I had to think…what exactly IS a Haiku??!
Here’s a refresher for anyone (myself included) who isn’t familiar with the rules of a Haiku. First line: five syllables, second line: seven syllables, last line: five syllables. Sounds simple…or is it?
Here’s my Haiku for my young adult novel, Run Like Hell. My main character, Morgan, finds herself in a rather terrifying situation…
by Elena Andrews
Alone on a road.
Headlights provide sweet relief.
But has help arrived?