First go at a Kimo poem

Kimo poems are an Israeli version of haiku.
Apparently, there was a need for more syllables in Hebrew.
That said, most of the rules are still familiar:
• 3 lines.
• No rhymes.
• 10 syllables in the first line, 7 in the second, and 6 in the third.

Thanks Kat

Avenue flowers, pretty but unknown,
Alive with visiting bees,
Beauty will continue.

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have recently lost our beloved dog Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. We decided to have a photo put on canvas as we had for her predecessor Barney, and now have three pictures of our fur babies on the wall as we found a snapshot of my GSD so had hers done too. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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15 Responses to First go at a Kimo poem

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Beautiful! It’s a lovely form. ❤️

  2. blindzanygirl says:

    Brilliant Di. Do you mind if I have a go now? I live doing different forms. Ok so I’m going to give it a try now 😀

  3. scifihammy says:

    Nicely done. 🙂

  4. Very nice! I’d forgotten about the Kimo form.

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