Hampton Roads Writers
Freewrite a scene, story, or poem inspired by this image. Use strong sensory details to evoke the imagery necessary to push this creation forward to completion.
AS A CHALLENGE:
Write this as a Senryu--A short Japanese style poem that is similar to haiku in structure but differs in that the subject matter deals with human beings rather than nature and often in a humorous or satirical way.
Lines 1,2,3 have 5,7,5 syllables respectively
Like the haiku except it usually deals with human foible.
The term means similar to haiku but not meeting the requirements.
Walking through the town,
Such a solemn sight of life,
People passing by.
by Jimmy Ruska
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