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National Haiku Writing Month starts in February 2015

July 2011 NaHaiWriMo Writing Prompts

 

Selected by Susan Delphine Delaney, Plano, Texas

 

1

bird

2

butterflies

3

cherry blossoms, any fruit blossoms

4

fireworks, revolution, nationalism

5

doves, peace

6

fireflies, glowworms

7

first light, the first light of any day, the first light of the new year

8

fog

9

gazing ball, mirror

10

ginko, the tree, the walk

11

garden

12

Amish, any segregated group, any indigenous people

13

zoo, petting zoo, any exotic animal in nature

14

rain, drizzle, drought

15

writing haiku, writing, written language

16

seaside

17

shadows

18

snow

19

stars, shooting stars

20

wind, breeze, stillness

21

quilts, fabric, comfort

22

pond, puddle, vernal pool

23

moon, any phase, any season

24

ripe summer fruit

25

New Year’s (eve, morning, afternoon)

26

daffodils, any early spring bulbs, ephemerals

27

dog, cat, any domestic animal

28

cardinal or any colorful bird

29

tree, any season

30

mockingbird, any brown bird, any bird with a distinctive call

31

Thanksgiving, gratitude, turkey