Friday, March 27, 2009

John Dunphy haibun essay

John Dunphy has written an exceptional essay entitled Haibun: union of prose and poetry. John writes:

Some authors write prose, while others write poetry. A few try to distinguish themselves in both fields, with varying degrees of success. As a haiku poet, I have the option of writing works that successfully combine prose and poetry in one unique form.

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I also recommend John's What is a haiku - and what isn't? essay.

2 comments:

gem13 said...

lovely articles on both haibun and haiku ... thanks for pointing us in the right direction! >>> Gina

Tobacco Road Poet said...

You are welcome, Gina. Glad to help. :)