through maple canopy
“….Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques. It’s called “finding the divine in the common”. It’s a HWT that seems to happen without conscious control. A writer will make a perfectly ordinary and accurate statement about common things, but due to the combination of images and ideas about them, or between them, a truth will revealed about the divine.
Since we all have various ideas about what the divine is, two readers of the same haiku may not find the same truth or revelation in it. Here, again, the reader becomes a writer to find a greater truth behind the words…..”
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