One of the primary methods of maintaining creative fire is to unleash that poet within. You can do this exercise as a family.
Your first day of creativity is all about creating a haiku. What is a haiku?
A haiku is a form of poetry that follows these simple rules:
Line 1: 5 syllables
Line 2: 7 syllables
Line 3: 5 syllables
The 5-7-5 is the only rule. The poem doesn't have to rhyme.
Your task on Day 1 is to create a haiku on the following 5 subjects:
The best part of your day
My Daughter created a sample haiku on garbage:
Stinky Stinky Stuff (5 syllables)
In A Black Can With A Lid (7 Syllables)
It does not smell nice (5 syllables)
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